Intel warned Chinese about Spectre and Meltdown before the Americans
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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.

Intel Management Engine turned over, thanks to NSA
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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.

Microsoft says NSA to blame for Wannacry
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Spy agency stuffed up 

Software King of the World Microsoft has blamed the US spook agency, the National Security Agency, for the Wannacry disaster.

NSA confirms the Russian hackers were gaming the US election
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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.

NSA no longer needs to bring down Wikileaks
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Assange is doing that for us

A top former NSA spook has said that the organization no longer needs to work to kick over Wikileaks, the organization is doing the job for it.

US counter-attacks Russian cyber efforts
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NSA target Putin’s hackers

NSA hackers are targeting Russian government-linked hacking teams to see if they're responsible for the massive breach at the Democratic National Committee.

Users will sacrifice their first born for social networking
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Read the terms and conditions a bit more carefully

While few people ever read terms and conditions or privacy policies, it seems a new study has shown that they are ignoring clauses which require them to give up their first born.

NSA will stop looking at bulk data collection
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Trust it

The National Security Agency has said that it will end its access to most bulk data collected under a controversial surveillance program in November, but keep records for litigation purposes. 

NSA wanted to hijack the Android store
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Infect it with Malware

Spooks from all over the world had a cunning plan to crack open apps in the Android Store and infect them with spying malware and launch man in the middle attacks on users..

Ex-NSA bloke mocks Apple's security
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Jobs' Mob's security is easy like Sunday morning

A former US spook found himself at the centre of another religious war when he dared to say that Apple Mac security was trivial.