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Russia has never extradited anyone and will not extradite Snowden to US

Russia has never extradited anyone and will not extradite Snowden to US

July 26, 2013Mohit Kumar
A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin says, “ Russia has never extradited anyone, and will not extradite ,”. Moscow security agency F...
FISA Court renews NSA surveillance programs exposed by Snowden

FISA Court renews NSA surveillance programs exposed by Snowden

July 20, 2013Mohit Kumar
The secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISA) gave the green light to the Obama administration by r enewing the government&#...
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not leave Ecuadorian Embassy in London

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not leave Ecuadorian Embassy in London

June 18, 2013Mohit Kumar
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he will not leave the Ecuadorian Embassy after Ecuador's foreign minister has said its emba...
Philippines President's website defaced by Anonymous Hackers

Philippines President's website defaced by Anonymous Hackers

March 13, 2013Mohit Kumar
Philippines-Malaysia Cyber war over Sabah land dispute take another turn, when Philippines hackers deface their own President  Benigno Aqui...
Chinese Government targets Uyghur group by malware attack

Chinese Government targets Uyghur group by malware attack

February 14, 2013Mohit Kumar
An old vulnerability in Word for OS X is being used in increasing levels of attacks,  probably government-sponsored hacking programs  ag...
Former military adviser urged Obama to pardon Gary McKinnon

Former military adviser urged Obama to pardon Gary McKinnon

February 06, 2013Wang Wei
John Arquilla, a professor at the U.S. Naval Academy and former military adviser has urged President Barack Obama to pardon the British c...
UK Intelligence recruiting brilliant minds for eavesdropping social networks

UK Intelligence recruiting brilliant minds for eavesdropping social networks

November 02, 2012Mohit Kumar
Government eavesdropping and security agency GCHQ is developing new tools to sift through them for nuggets of useful data from Facebook, Twi...
Hacker leaks source code of NASA website belongs to US Government computer

Hacker leaks source code of NASA website belongs to US Government computer

October 26, 2012Mohit Kumar
A Hacker going by name - " LegitHacker97 " claiming that he successfully access a NASA subdomain website , that actually belo...