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Encrypted Email Service Blocks Out The Government, Features Self-Destructing Messages

A new encrypted email service is designed to block out any and all third parties, including government surveillance agencies such as the NSA, from reading messages.


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CBS News’ John Miller Heading Back To Law Enforcement

His recent “60 Minutes” story on the NSA received criticism for being one-sided. CBS News President David Rhode said the story had nothing to do with Miller’s exit.


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AT&T Tells SEC It Doesn’t Have To Disclose NSA Dealings

In a letter, AT&T said it protects customer information and complies with government requests for records “only to the extent required by law.”


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NSA’s Hack Of Google And Yahoo Traces Back To Reagan Executive Order

Ronald Reagan’s 1981 Executive Order 12333 for the first time in a public, written record allowed foreign covert action to be conducted from inside the U.S.