NSA

  • Obama stops NSA spying on IMF, World Bank headquarters, but not the PEOPLE

    US President Barack Obama has called on the National Security Agency to halt spying on the headquarters of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in conjunction with a review of surveillance activities, Reuters reported. A US official told the news agency that President Obama curbed the spying within...
  • Former NSA Director: 'Shame On Us'

    In a SPIEGEL interview, former NSA director Michael Hayden, 69, discusses revelations of US spying on Germany made public in documents leaked by Edward Snowden, surveillance against German leaders and tensions between Berlin and Washington. Michael Hayden, 69, served as the director of the National Security Agency from 1999...
  • NSA ‘no longer spying’ on UN headquarters in New York

    US President Barack Obama has “recently ordered” the National Security Agency to stop tapping the UN headquarters in New York amid the review of electronic surveillance programs, Reuters reported, citing official sources. “The United States is not conducting electronic surveillance targeting the United Nations headquarters in New York,” a...
  • NSA masqueraded as Google to spy on web users

    The NSA used ‘man in the middle’ hack attacks to impersonate Google and fool web users, leaks have revealed. The technique circumvents encryption by redirecting users to a copycat site which relays all the data entered to NSA data banks. Brazilian television network Globo News released a report based on classified...