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Making and breaking codes at the NSA museum

Road Trip 2010: CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman stops in on the National Cryptologic Museum and sees a bit of the history of codes and codebreaking.

By Aug. 6, 2010

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The NSA and the erosion of trust

All those in the orbit of the NSA are looking for cover in the wake of the revelations about what might be called the excesses of the spy agency.

By Dec. 31, 2013

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Supreme Court passes on NSA surveillance case

Supreme Court declines an early look at a challenge to the NSA's bulk collection of American's phone records -- but that doesn't mean it won't hear the case down the road.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Obama proposes end to NSA bulk data collection

If approved by Congress, the legislation would keep phone records in the hands of phone companies and not with the NSA.

By Mar. 27, 2014

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IBM: No, we did not help NSA spy on customers

IBM has categorically denied any involvement with the NSA's spying spree, and insists it has never handed over client data in the name of surveillance.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Surveilling the new year: The NSA story moves into 2014

The end of 2013 saw a rush of big NSA news, from a judge calling an agency program "almost Orwellian" to a bevy of tech stars talking reform at the White House. What lies ahead?

By Dec. 30, 2013

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NSA system designed to attack 'millions' of computers -- report

The US government designed computerized hacking tools to automate the process of compromising computers with attacks that let it harvest data before it is encrypted, new documents show.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Snowden at SXSW: The NSA set fire to the future of the Internet

In his first extended comments to the public, Edward Snowden calls on the development community at South by Southwest to create more usable privacy and security tools.

By Mar. 10, 2014

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Zuckerberg on NSA: Government 'blew it'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talks about what led his company to file suit against the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court and his views on Facebook's responsibilities with regard to user data.

Sep. 11, 2013

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Wozniak criticizes cloud dependence in light of NSA

Apple's outspoken co-founder cuts to the chase on tech firms' cloud reliance: systems just aren't safe from spying eyes.

By Feb. 5, 2014