Communication Security Establishment’s Cyberwarfare Toolbox Revealed

Mexico, North Africa, Middle East among targets of cyber-spy hacking Amber Hildebrandt, Michael Pereira, Dave Seglins CBC News Top-secret documents obtained by the CBC show Canada’s electronic spy agency has developed a vast arsenal of cyberwarfare tools alongside its U.S. and British counterparts to hack into computers and phones in many parts of the world,…

EU Parliament Study on Mass Surveillance

The following study was released in two parts by the European Parliament Science and Technology Options Assessment (STOA) program earlier this month. Part 1 – Risks and opportunities raised by the current generation of network services and applications 66 pages Download Part 1 – Annex 1 66 pages Download (13.3 MB PDF) Part 1 –…

ECHELON: Exposing the NSA’s Global Spy Network

It is surprising to witness the excessive media frenzy surrounding the recent “leaks” from whistleblower, Edward Snowden. The fact that an extensive and advanced global surveillance network has been in place for decades seems to have eluded both the public and media alike. I thought it would be helpful to republish an article by Patrick…