Ears in the sky? NSA, GCHQ, intercepted in-flight phone calls, report says

The National Security Agency and its British counterpart the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) have been intercepting in-flight mobile phone calls for more than 10 years, according to a report by French newspaper Le Monde.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/08/ears-in-sky-nsa-gchq-intercepted-in-flight-phone-calls-report-says.html

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New Snowden docs reveal NSA, British government attacked antivirus companies

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New data shows how the GCHQ and NSA have been targeting anti-virus companies for years, looking for deliberate targets to exploit. Worse, apparently sending malware for analysis is grounds to be flagged as a suspicious person.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/208755-new-snowden-docs-reveal-nsa-british-government-attacked-antivirus-companies

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SIM company Gemalto says NSA, GCHQ, likely hacked its network

The NSA and its British counterpart GCHQ likely hacked Dutch SIM card giant Gemalto, the company said on Wednesday, but added that there was no major theft of SIM encryption keys.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/25/sim-company-gemalto-says-nsa-gchq-likely-hacked-its-network/

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NSA, GCHQ colluded to steal SIM encryption keys for millions of phones

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In further security news this week, the NSA and GCHQ collaborated to steal millions of SIM card encryption keys from one of the world’s largest suppliers. This ensured they’d be able to monitor mobile communications worldwide no matter what — and they did it by targeting individuals accused of no crimes and not otherwise under investigation.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/199614-nsa-gchq-colluded-to-steal-sim-encryption-keys-for-millions-of-phones-possibly-including-yours

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