A US politician is asking the National Security Agency (NSA) about its implementation of back doors in technology products that let spooks spy on network traffic.
Spotted by the NSA
Microsoft has patched a serious security vulnerability in a core cryptographic component present in all versions of Windows.
Wants to spruce up cyberwar efforts.
The National Security Agency will create a cybersecurity directorate later this year as part of a wider effort to align the agency's offensive and defensive operations more closely, US officials said.
Thanks for the development work guys
Chinese spooks nicked National Security Agency hacking tools and repurposed them in 2016 to attack American allies and private companies in Europe and Asia.
Too much like hard work
The National Security Agency has recommended that the White House abandon a surveillance programme that collects information about US phone calls and text messages.
US spooks read about it in the tech press
Chipzilla warned specific customers, including Chinese tech firms, of the Spectre and Meltdown security flaws before notifying the US government.
Researchers hack Intel's back door
A team of insecurity experts from Positive Technologies has found a way to disable the Intel Management Engine (ME) thanks to the NSA.
Spy agency stuffed up
Software King of the World Microsoft has blamed the US spook agency, the National Security Agency, for the Wannacry disaster.
Wikileaks were allies
The leader of the National Security Agency (NSA) says there shouldn't be "any doubt in anybody's mind" that there was a conscious effort by “a nation-state” to sway the result of the 2016 presidential election.