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CIA tried to hack into iPhone, iPad for years, say leaked documents

The spy agency has been trying to decrypt and hack its way into Apple's firmware to enable spies to steal passwords and plant surveillance software, according to The Intercept.

By March 10, 2015

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CIA puts the digital revolution at the core of its mission

As part of a major restructuring, the storied US spy outfit creates a new directorate devoted to keeping the agency relevant in the Internet era.

By March 7, 2015

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Crazy CIA spy tech from the '50s, '60s, and '70s

Crazy spy gadgets aren't just limited to Batman and 007. The CIA houses in its museum all kinds of wacky knick-knacks and gizmos, some of which were just too silly for use.

11 Images By August 27, 2014

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CIA admits to spying on Senate committee

After months of denials, CIA Director John Brennan apologizes for spying on Senate Intelligence Committee computers.

By July 31, 2014

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Putin: The Internet is a CIA project

The Russian president, currently waging emotional warfare against Western influence, insists the Internet didn't merely begin as a CIA project, it allegedly continues to develop as one.

By April 24, 2014

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NSA never heard CIA's concerns about Snowden -- report

The CIA suspected that then-employee Edward Snowden wanted to break into classified computer files, a new report says. But that didn't prevent Snowden from moving on to a job as a contractor with the NSA.

By October 11, 2013

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Feinstein excoriates CIA for spying on Senate committee

Sen. Dianne Feinstein blasts CIA chief John Brennan for allegedly spying on Senate Intelligence Committee computers, whom Edward Snowden then accused of hypocrisy.

By March 11, 2014

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Ex-CIA No. 2: NSA surveillance system might have stymied 9/11 attacks

Mike Morell, Former Deputy Director of the CIA, also argues in interview that there was no evidence of systematic abuse.

By January 19, 2014

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Privacy advocates blast AT&T's alleged sale of info to CIA

Advocacy groups ask the FCC to declare the carrier in violation of federal privacy rules.

By December 11, 2013

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Sony Pictures hack has cost the company only $15 million so far

In announcing earnings delayed by the crippling hack, parent company Sony says it expects its bill for fixing the damage and tracing hackers will be far less than predicted.

By February 4, 2015