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Canadian researchers say they have uncovered a vast computer spying network, based mostly in China, that reportedly has infiltrated government and private office computer systems around the world. The claims comes as other security researchers work to stop the spread of a fast moving computer worm, illegally planted, disruptive computer code, that they say could disrupt millions of computers connected to the Internet. VOA's Chris Simkins has more on the cyber-security threats.
Learn More: http://bit.ly/TGC_Home_Page Take a detailed tour of the millennia-long history and enduring legacy of a top-secret subject in Espionage and Covert Operations: A Global History. Delivered by master historian and Professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius, these 24 thrilling lectures survey how world powers have worked in the shadows to gain information or subvert enemies. Filled with stories that are both marvelous and mysterious, and insights that will change the way you think about some of world history's most defining events, this course lets you peer inside a subject whose truths most of us are unaware of. Learn More: http://bit.ly/TGC_Home_Page
A British investigation concluded that the killing of a Russian dissident was "probably" sanctioned by President Vladimir Putin. Someone slipped radioactive polonium into the dissident's tea. Russia denies any involvement.For more on the tools and methods that spies have used over the years, CCTV America's Sean Callebs reports from Washington D.C.
A digital leak to Al Jazeera of hundreds of secret intelligence documents from the world's spy agencies. From 1800GMT on Monday, February 23, Al Jazeera's Investigative Unit is publishing The Spy Cables, in collaboration with The Guardian newspaper. The leaked documents come from intelligence agencies around the world, including: Israel's Mossad, Britain's MI6, Russia's FSB, Australia's ASIO and South Africa's SSA. Al Jazeera's Phil Rees reports. Read more: http://aje.io/rc9w Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
April 04, 2015 C-SPAN http://MOXNews.com Natalie Zanin talked about Amy Thorpe Pack, the American-born wife of an English diplomat who became a spy for British intelligence. Ms. Zanin said that Ms. Pack, codenamed “Cynthia,” utilized charm, beauty, and sex to gain valuable intelligence during the Spanish Civil War and World War II. The Smithsonian Associates and the International Spy Museum co-hosted this event.
Economic espionage costs the UK billions every year. It can have a major impact on business and jobs through lost contracts, company failures and redundancies. This film illustrates how easy it is to collect information about people and companies given today's global interconnectivity, the increasing dependencies of companies on IT, the routine use of social networking sites and a general lack of good security practice.
Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe When ten alleged Russian spies were arrested in the United States it made front pages around the world. Like most international stories, how those headlines read in the various countries involved, was a story in itself. In the United States, news agencies went back to Cold War templates to tell the story. But in the scramble to file those reports, many journalists neglected to ask some of the fundamental questions relating to the source, and timing of this story. Those questions were tackled however, in the Russian media but some of the theoretical motivations given, exposed flaws in their reporting as well. Our News Divide goes beyond the spoon-fed narrative, the political conspiracies and domestic perspectives to look at the bigger pict...
The NSA and surveillance ... made simple - animation Subscribe to the Guardian HERE: http://bitly.com/UvkFpD Confused about the NSA revelations? Do you wonder how the activities of GCHQ and the NSA affect you? Why spies have been monitoring Facebook, Gmail and Skype? And even if are being watched online, how does that affect what we do online? This animation, narrated by Jemima Kiss, explains what the disclosures mean for all of USA WATCH MORE: Click for more NSA related videos & see more 'made simple' videos: http://www.theguardian.com/news/series/made-simple
A University of Toronto Citizen Lab report shows new evidence of a global espionage campaign by Russian hackers that involves email phishing and leaked falsified documents. Click here for the full story: http://cbc.ca/1.XXXXXX »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Voice Your Opinion & Connect With Us Online: The National Updates on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thenational The National Updates on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CBCTheNational The National Updates on Google+: https://plus.google.com/+CBCTheNational »»» »»» »»» »»» »»» The National is CBC Television's flagship news program. Airing seven days a week, the show delivers news, feature documentaries and analysis from some of Canada's lea...
Speaking at the University of Delaware's Global Agenda series in 2012, intelligence historian and author Matthew Aid looked at how U.S. intelligence operations are likely to change as digital technologies develop. Aid spoke about the military spending of several different countries over the past few years, including North Korea and China. He claimed that there are disparities in what the Pentagon reports about the ongoing war and what intelligence community is saying. The intelligence agencies were exposed by Aid for reclassifying documents and removing files from the National Archives in order to conceal them from the public. Global Agenda is sponsored by UD's Center for Political Communication.
Edward Snowden, the NSA whistleblower who exposed the top secret domestic spying program PRISM, says the government is spying on us. Behind Revelations of NSA Surveillance "The 29-year-old source behind the biggest intelligence leak in the NSA's history explains his motives, his uncertain future and why he never intended on hiding in the shadows" "The individual responsible for one of the most significant leaks in US political history is Edward Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant for the CIA and current employee of the defence contractor Booz Allen Hamilton. Snowden has been working at the National Security Agency for the last four years as an employee of various outside contractors, including Booz Allen and Dell." The NSA contractor said he had unfettered access to America...
The International Spy Museum opened in Washington, DC on July 19, 2002. It is the only public museum in the United States solely dedicated to espionage and the only one in the world to provide a global perspective on an all-but-invisible profession that has shaped history and continues to have a significant impact on world events. The Museum features the largest collection of international espionage artifacts ever placed on public display. Many of these objects are being seen by the public for the first time. These artifacts illuminate the work of famous spies and pivotal espionage actions as well as help bring to life the strategies and techniques of the men and women behind some of the most secretive espionage missions in world history. The mission of the International Spy Museum is ...