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Reporters Face New Threats From the Governments They Cover

Reporters Face New Threats From the Governments They Cover

The cases against Julian Assange and Glenn Greenwald may be models for a crackdown.
Struggle Between N.S.A. and Congress Over Ukraine Records Breaks Into Open

Struggle Between N.S.A. and Congress Over Ukraine Records Breaks Into Open

Representative Adam Schiff, the House Intelligence Committee chairman, said the agency was withholding documents from his panel, including some that might be useful in the impeachment trial.
Struggle Between N.S.A. and Congress Over Ukraine Records Breaks Into Open

Struggle Between N.S.A. and Congress Over Ukraine Records Breaks Into Open

Representative Adam Schiff, the House Intelligence Committee chairman, said the agency was withholding documents from his panel, including some that might be useful in the impeachment trial.
Democrats Seek More Testimony and Evidence for Impeachment Trial

Democrats Seek More Testimony and Evidence for Impeachment Trial

Even as the Senate prepares for the substantive start of the proceedings against President Trump, there are big unanswered questions. Here are some of them.
Democrats Seek More Testimony and Evidence for Impeachment Trial

Democrats Seek More Testimony and Evidence for Impeachment Trial

Even as the Senate prepares for the substantive start of the proceedings against President Trump, there are big unanswered questions. Here are some of them.

The NSA patches up its reputation with a gift to Microsoft

The NSA is repairing its Snowden-damaged reputation in its report of a serious Windows security vulnerability to Microsoft.

The NSA patches up its reputation with a gift to Microsoft

The NSA is repairing its Snowden-damaged reputation in its report of a serious Windows security vulnerability to Microsoft.
Stop What You're Doing and Update Windows Right Now

Stop What You're Doing and Update Windows Right Now

The National Security Agency disclosed a major vulnerability in the latest versions of Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 to Microsoft, which released fixes for the issue on Tuesday, the MIT
N.S.A. Takes Step Toward Protecting World’s Computers, Not Just Hacking Them

N.S.A. Takes Step Toward Protecting World’s Computers, Not Just Hacking Them

The intelligence agency alerted Microsoft to a vulnerability in Windows. Typically, it would keep quiet and exploit the flaw.
Patch Windows 10 and Server now because certificate validation is broken

Patch Windows 10 and Server now because certificate validation is broken

Crypto library bug allows spoofing of certificates, but no attacks in wild—yet.
N.S.A. Takes Step Toward Protecting World’s Computers, Not Just Hacking Them

N.S.A. Takes Step Toward Protecting World’s Computers, Not Just Hacking Them

The intelligence agency alerted Microsoft to a vulnerability in Windows. Typically, it would keep quiet and exploit the flaw.
N.S.A. Takes Step Toward Protecting World’s Computers, Not Just Hacking Them

N.S.A. Takes Step Toward Protecting World’s Computers, Not Just Hacking Them

The intelligence agency alerted Microsoft to a vulnerability in Windows. Typically, it would keep quiet and exploit the flaw.

Microsoft is patching a major Windows 10 flaw discovered by the NSA (updated)

The IT world is waiting on pins and needles today for a high-profile Microsoft Windows 10 security patch, and now we know why. The US National Security Agency (NSA) discovered a serious flaw in
It Seemed Like a Popular Chat App. It’s Secretly a Spy Tool.

It Seemed Like a Popular Chat App. It’s Secretly a Spy Tool.

ToTok, an Emirati messaging app that has been downloaded to millions of phones, is the latest escalation of a digital arms race.
It Seemed Like a Popular Chat App. It’s Secretly a Spy Tool.

It Seemed Like a Popular Chat App. It’s Secretly a Spy Tool.

ToTok, an Emirati messaging app that has been downloaded to millions of phones, is the latest escalation of a digital arms race.
It Seemed Like a Popular Chat App. It’s Secretly a Spy Tool.

It Seemed Like a Popular Chat App. It’s Secretly a Spy Tool.

ToTok, an Emirati messaging app that has been downloaded to millions of phones, is the latest escalation of a digital arms race.
U.S. Entitled to Edward Snowden’s Proceeds From His New Memoir, Judge Says

U.S. Entitled to Edward Snowden’s Proceeds From His New Memoir, Judge Says

The former intelligence contractor did not let federal intelligence agencies vet his book before it was published in breach of his agreements with the agencies, the judge said.
U.S. Entitled to Edward Snowden’s Proceeds From His New Memoir, Judge Says

U.S. Entitled to Edward Snowden’s Proceeds From His New Memoir, Judge Says

The former intelligence contractor did not let federal intelligence agencies vet his book before it was published in breach of his agreements with the agencies, the judge said.

New Orleans declares state of emergency following ransomware attack

New Orleans declared a state of emergency and shut down its computers after a cyber security event, the latest in a string of city and state governments to be attacked by hackers. Suspicious activity