Category FBI

Secret Government Report: Chelsea Manning Leaks Caused No Real Harm

As David Maxwell notes below: David Maxwell:  Note that there is a link in the article to the 2011 report that appears to be still classified.  The classification markings are lined through but there are no declassification markings on it.  Obviously government employees should not click on the link and download it. Secret Government Report: […]

CIA Reportedly Hacked Wi-Fi Routers For Years

CIA Reportedly Hacked Wi-Fi Routers For Years By Steven Musil, www.cnet.com View Original June 15th, 2017 The CIA has been hacking home, office and public wireless routers for years in an effort to carry out clandestine surveillance, according to classified documents seen by CNET sister site ZDNet. The intelligence agency had by mid-2012 developed implants “for roughly 25 different devices […]

Dark Web Service Claims To Be Able To Track Any Cellphone & Read Text Messages; ‘Home Is Where The Hack Is’

smartlightbulbhackerthreat  (article attached at link to left) Dark Web Service Claims To Be Able To Track Any Cellphone & Read Text Messages; ‘Home Is Where The Hack Is’ www.fortunascorner.com      Ali Raza has an article on the June 14, 2017 edition of HackRead.com, warns that “a service on the Dark Web,” is advertising that […]

This Is How Chinese Spying Inside The U.S. Government Really Works

This Is How Chinese Spying Inside The U.S. Government Really Works by Peter Mattis nationalinterest.org · June 11, 2017 The Department of Justice on March 29 unsealed a criminal complaint against Candace Claiborne, an office-management specialist with the U.S. Department of State, who is now facing charges related to concealing a relationship with Chinese intelligence. The extended fifty-nine-page affidavit catalogues […]

Former FBI Dir. James Comey’s June 8 Statement For The Record For Tomorrow/Thursday’s Congressional Testimony

Statement for the Record Senate Select Committee on Intelligence James B. Comey June 8, 2017   https://www.intelligence.senate.gov/sites/default/files/documents/os-jcomey-060817.pdf Chairman Burr, Ranking Member Warner, Members of the Committee. Thank you for inviting me to appear before you today. I was asked to testify today to describe for you my interactions with President-Elect and President Trump on subjects […]

New Decree Gives Russian National Guard The Power To Commandeer Regular Army Units; Some In Russia Are Calling The National Guard The ‘New NKVD,’ Or Secret Police

One reason for this move is likely related to the burgeoning Muslim population in Russia, the only ethnic group that is not experiencing a negative population growth.  And, Muslims in Russia are discriminated against; and, there is a growing militant Islamic strain that is a looming threat to the state. It is probably only a […]

Federal Contractor Reality Leigh Winner Arrested For Sending Classified NSA Intelligence To News Outlet

Federal contractor Reality Leigh Winner arrested for sending classified NSA intelligence to news outlet http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/federal-contractor-arrested-for-sending-classified-intelligence-to-news-outlet/article/2625014   A 25-year-old federal contractor is facing charges she leaked a classified National Security Agency document to a news outlet in May. The charges against Reality Leigh Winner came about an hour after the publication of a story based on […]

A ‘Devastating Global Cyber Attack’ Is Imminent According To Manchester-Based Cyber Security Company – Secarma – Hack Targets Microsoft Windows 2003 Servers Running The Internet Information Services Version 6.0

A ‘Devastating Global Cyber’ Attack Is Imminent According To Manchester-Based Cyber Security Company – Secarma –  Hack Targets Microsoft Windows 2003 Servers Running The Internet Information Services Version 6.0 www.fortunascorner.com      Shivali Best writes in the June 5, 2017 edition of the Daily Mail Online that the Manchester-based, cyber security firm, Secarma, believes that […]

Treasury Sanctions Suppliers Of North Korea’s Nuclear and Weapons Proliferation Programs

 Treasury Sanctions Suppliers Of North Korea’s Nuclear and Weapons Proliferation Programs 6/1/2017 https://www.treasury.gov/press-center/press-releases/Pages/sm0099.aspx ​ Action also targets North Korea’s revenue from labor, coal, and minerals   Washington – The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) today designated six entities and three individuals, and identified three entities, in response to North Korea’s […]

Shadow Brokers Launch Zero-Day Exploit Subscriptions For $21K Per Month; Act Of Desperation?, Shot In The Digital Dark?

Shadow Brokers Launch Zero-Day Exploit Subscriptions For $21K Per Month; Act Of Desperation?, Shot In The Digital Dark?   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Swati Khandelwal writing on the May 29, 2017 edition of The HackerNews.com, that “the infamous hacking group, the Shadow Brokers, is back with more information on how to subscribe, and become a […]