A U.S. spying program that systematically collects millions of Americans’ phone records turned out to be illegal, which put pressure on Congress to instantly decide whether to replace or end the controversial anti-terrorism surveillance.
The NSA knew about the Internet security bug Heartbleed and regularly used it to gather intelligence for at least two years, anonymous sources told Bloomberg.
Barack Obama stands for ending NSA’s phone recording.
President Obama delivered a speech calling for ending the government’s control of phone data, as well as eavesdropping on the leaders of close friends and allies.
The United States National Security Agency’s foreign surveillance program was revealed to have spied on online gaming communities such as ‘Second Life’ and Activision Blizzard’s ‘World of Warcraft’
About five billion mobile phone location records are logged by the National Security Agency every day, reports say.
Google employees lashed out at the NSA for its breaking into the company’s security system.
The NSA hacked the cables Google and Yahoo use to filter information between their cloud databases.
As German media says, President Barack Obama was told about monitoring of German Chancellor in 2010 and allowed it to continue.
People took to the streets to protest the U.S. government’s online surveillance programs.
New software can identify all the services a user has in its devices even if they are not connected, reports claim.
The Guardian revealed the identity of the whistleblower who is responsible for providing the paper with top-secret documents that revealed the National Security Agency’s secret surveillance programs.