Probe of Leaked U.S. NSA Hacking Tools Examines Operative’s ‘Mistake’ — Fortune

(Reuters) – A U.S. investigation into a leak of hacking tools used by the National Security Agency is focusing on a theory that one of its operatives carelessly left them available on a remote computer and Russian hackers found them, four people with direct knowledge of the probe told Reuters. The tools, which enable hackers…

via Probe of Leaked U.S. NSA Hacking Tools Examines Operative’s ‘Mistake’ — Fortune

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Edward Snowden is working on an iPhone case

Most probably wouldn’t have anticipated a smartphone case being high on Edward Snowden’s to-do list, but an on-going collaboration with Andrew “Bunnie” Huang detailed today during an event at MIT Media Lab certainly comports with some of the NSA’s whistle blower’s chief concerns. The iPhone peripheral is designed to monitor signals sent to the… Read…

via Edward Snowden is working on an iPhone case — TechCrunch