#NewWorldNextWeek: Episode143 – Big Brother Buses, G7 Currency War, Executive Cybersecurity
Story #1: People Talk, TriMet Buses Are Listening // Story #2: G7 Tries to Put Currency Genie Back in the Bottle // Story #3: Executive Order Aims to Facilitate Sharing of Information on Threats
One In Four US hackers ‘Is An FBI Informer’
The underground world of computer hackers has been so thoroughly infiltrated in the US by the FBI and secret service that it is now riddled with paranoia and mistrust, with an estimated one in four hackers secretly informing on their peers, a Guardian investigation has established.
military runs nationwide exercise ‘solid curtain/citadel shield’ feb21-25
from cnic.navy.mil: Exercise SOLID CURTAIN-CITADEL SHIELD 2011 will be conducted on naval bases and installations throughout the continental United States, Hawaii and Guam from Feb. 21-25, 2011. This annual exercise […]
Shadowy Spy Group Building Dossiers On Internet Users For Feds
An organization that tracks 250 million IP addresses a day has been developing portfolios on Internet users and handing the information to U.S. federal agencies as the latest incarnation of the supposedly defunct Total Information Awareness spy program is revealed.