Turkey's prime minister has threatened drastic steps to censor the internet - including shutting down Facebook and YouTube. Recordings of Recep Tayyip Erdogan's alleged conversations, suggesting corruption, have been ...
Egypt's military-backed authorities attempted to silence deposed president Mohammed Morsi yesterday by surrounding the dock of the court where he is facing espionage charges with thick, soundproof glass. The ...
What the critics thought of A Spy Among Friends by Ben Macintyre, Cat Out of Hell by Lynne Truss and The French Intifada by Andrew Hussey "Kim Philby is one of British history's great villains," explained Dominic Sandbrook in ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
In Parliament: Eire (Hansard, 14 March 1944): >Sir William Davison (by Private Notice) asked the Prime Minister whether, in view of the refusal by the Government of Eire of the American request supported by Great Britain that Axis Consular and ... FULL ARTICLE AT Grasping Reality
The Americans is many things — an espionage drama, a domestic drama, a period piece. And it does many things well — those perfectly timed eighties music cues, those dazzling hand-to-hand combat scenes, the painfully real moments of marital bickering. FULL ARTICLE AT The Huffington Post
Japan vowed on Friday to fight industrial espionage after domestic media reported technology and information from local companies, including chipmaker Toshiba Corp, had been leaked to rivals from other countries. "Safeguarding Japan's cutting-edge technology and preventing leaks are extremely ... FULL ARTICLE AT Japan Today
Newly released reports from web and telecom service providers such as Facebook reveal for the first time that tens of thousands of Americans have had the contents of their accounts sent to government investigators in the name of national security ... FULL ARTICLE AT Mashable
Police have arrested an engineer who allegedly leaked Toshiba trade secrets to South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix, reports said Thursday. Yoshitaka Sugita, 52, was taken into custody over allegations that he copied sensitive research data for Toshiba's NAND-type flash ... FULL ARTICLE AT Japan Today
Last week, security researchers from Trend Micro published a report on a targeted cyber espionage campaign dubbed “Siesta.” Experts from FireEye say they’ve uncovered a connection between Siesta and the notorious Chinese cyber espionage unit known as APT1. Siesta ... FULL ARTICLE AT Softpedia
On Wednesday, FireEye revealed research linking the Chinese-based attack group APT1 to those behind the Siesta campaign. FULL ARTICLE AT SC Magazine
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Espionage or spying involves an individual obtaining information that is considered secret or confidential without the permission of the holder of the information. Espionage is inherently clandestine, lest the legitimate holder of the information change plans or take other countermeasures once it is known that the information is in unauthorized hands.
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