NSA Targets Cell Phones Through Games Like Angry Birds

By: Tuesday January 28, 2014 5:59 am

According to documents leaked by Edward Snowden, the NSA and its British counterpart, GCHQ, are working on ways to use weak security for smartphone games like Angry Birds to spy on people. The games contain information both about the phone being used and the user – location, gender, age – which would allow the spy [...]

Snowden Denies Talking To Independent For Middle East Intelligence Station Story

By: Friday August 23, 2013 7:28 am

The UK newspaper The Independent published a story on a secret Middle East-based intelligence station, claiming some of the information for the story was contained in the leaked documents obtained from the NSA by Edward Snowden. The problem, according to Glenn Greenwald, is that Snowden denies ever talking to The Independent and being a source for the [...]

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