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The GuardianThe Washington PostThe South China Morning PostDer SpiegelO GloboWikileaksOther

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA collecting Verizon customer metadata6/5/2013NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily (June 5)Verizon forced to hand over telephone data – full court ruling (June 5)

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US corporations assisting in NSA spying"PRISM"6/6/2013NSA Prism program taps in to user data of Apple, Google and others (June 6)UK gathering secret intelligence via covert NSA operation (June 7)How Microsoft handed the NSA access to encrypted messages (July 11)NSA paid millions to cover Prism compliance costs for tech companies (August 22)U.S., British intelligence mining data from nine U.S. Internet companies in broad secret program (June 6)NSA slides explain the PRISM data-collection program: Original slides published June 6 (June 6)NSA slides explain the PRISM data-collection program: Slides published June 29 (June 29)

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US cyber attacksUS cyber attack list6/7/2013Obama orders US to draw up overseas target list for cyber-attacks (June 7)Obama tells intelligence chiefs to draw up cyber target list – full document text (June 7)

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US corporations assisting in NSA spying"Boundless Informant"6/8/2013Boundless Informant: the NSA's secret tool to track global surveillance data (June 8)Boundless Informant NSA data-mining tool – four key slides (June8)Boundless Informant: NSA explainer – full document text (June8)El desmentido falso de la NSA (October 31) (El Mundo)

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"Upstream"NSA's Prism surveillance program: how it works and what it can do (June 8)NSA slides explain the PRISM data collection program: New slide published July 10 (July 10)

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NSA whistleblowerEdward Snowden6/9/2013Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations (June 9)NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden: 'I don't want to live in a society that does these sort of things' – video (June 9)Edward Snowden, NSA files source: 'If they want to get you, in time they will' (June 9)Edward Snowden: NSA whistleblower answers reader questions (June 17)Edward Snowden's letter to the president of Ecuador – full text (July 1)Edward Snowden: US surveillance 'not something I'm willing to live under' (July 8)Email exchange between Edward Snowden and former GOP Senator Gordon Humphrey (July 16)Snowden: UK government now leaking documents about itself (August 23)Edward Snowden letter to German government in full (November 1)Edward Snowden says motive behind leaks was to expose ‘surveillance state’ (June9)Code name ‘Verax’: Snowden, in exchanges with Post reporter, made clear he knew risks (June 9)EXCLUSIVE: Whistle-blower Edward Snowden talks to South China Morning Post (June 13)Edward Snowden: I dare not contact my family (June 13)Whistle-blower Edward Snowden tells SCMP: 'Let Hong Kong people decide my fate' (June 15)Washington is bullying Hong Kong to extradite me, says Edward Snowden (June 15)Snowden sought Booz Allen job to gather evidence on NSA surveillance (June 25)Edward Snowden interview: The NSA and its willing helpers (July 8)Statement from Edward Snowden in Moscow (July 1)Statement by Edward Snowden to human rights groups at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport (July 12)Statement on Snowden’s successful Russian asylum bid (August 1)Video: Edward Snowden wins Sam Adams award (October 11)Edward Snowden's letter to Russian human rights organizations (July 12) (Facebook post)Greenwald: Snowden docs contain NSA 'blueprint' (July 14) (AP)Q. & A.: Edward Snowden speaks to Peter Maass (August 13) (New York Times)Exclusive: Edward Snowden says media being misled 'sbout my situation' (August 15) (Huffington Post)An Open Letter to the People of Brazil (December 16) (Folha de S.Paulo)Judge questions legality of NSA phone records (December 16) (New York Times)Edward Snowden fala com exclusividade para o Fantástico (December 22) (Fantástico)Snowden Criticizes U.S. Panel Overseeing Surveillance (December 22) (Wall Street Journal)Edward Snowden, after months of NSA revelations, says his mission’s accomplished (December 23) (Washington Post)Snowden calls Russian-Spy story “absurd” in exclusive interview (January 21) (The New Yorker)Live Q&A with Edward Snowden (January 23) (Free Snowden)Snowden exklusiv - Das Interview (January 26) (NDR)Snowden testimony to European Parliament (March 7) (European Parliament)Snowden: Feinstein a hypocrite for blasting CIA spying (March 11) (NBC)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceAIVD (Netherlands) receives PRISM data6/11/2013Ook AIVD bespiedt internetter (June 11) (Der Telegraaf)

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NSA mass surveilance of foreign citizensNSA spying on citizens of Hong Kong6/14/2013Edward Snowden: US government has been hacking Hong Kong and China for years (June 14)EXCLUSIVE: US hacked Pacnet, Asia Pacific fibre-optic network operator, in 2009 (June 23)EXCLUSIVE: NSA targeted China's Tsinghua University in extensive hacking attacks, says Snowden (June 23)EXCLUSIVE: US spies on Chinese mobile phone companies, steals SMS data: Edward Snowden (June23)

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NSA and GCHQ spying on foreign diplomatsNSA and GCHQ spying on G20 summit6/16/2013GCHQ intercepted foreign politicians' communications at G20 summits (June 16)G20 summit: NSA targeted Russian president Medvedev in London (June 16)GCHQ surveillance – the documents (June 16)

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GCHQ spying on Commonwealth summitUK intelligence agencies planned to spy on Commonwealth summit delegates (June 16)

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GCHQ (Britain) spying on South African Ministry of Foreign AffairsHow GCHQ stepped up spying on South African foreign ministry (June 16)

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FISCFISC Procedures6/19/2013Fisa court oversight: a look inside a secret and empty process (June 19)

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Corporations assisting in mass surveillanceSkype's "Project Chess"
Web’s reach binds N.S.A. and Silicon Valley leaders (June 19) (New York Times)

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NSA internal checksNSA data retention and minimization rules6/20/2013The top secret rules that allow NSA to use US data without a warrant (June 20)Procedures used by NSA to target non-US persons: Exhibit A – full document (June 21)Procedures used by NSA to minimize data collection from US persons: Exhibit B – full document (June 21)Fisa court warrant authorising NSA surveillance procedures – full document (June 21)

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GCHQGCHQ's "Tempura"6/21/2013GCHQ taps fibre-optic cables for secret access to world's communications (June 21)Mastering the internet: how GCHQ set out to spy on the world wide web (June 21)The legal loopholes that allow GCHQ to spy on the world (June 21)MI5 feared GCHQ went 'too far' over phone and internet monitoring (June 22)

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NSA's "Evil Olive" and "Shell Trumpet," GCHQ's Transient Thurible6/27/2013How the NSA is still harvesting your online data (June 27)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA's "Stellar Wind"NSA collected US email records in bulk for more than two years under Obama (June 27)NSA inspector general report on email and internet data collection under Stellar Wind – full document (June 27)Justice Department and NSA memos proposing broader powers for NSA to collect data (June 27)National Security Agency inspector general draft report (June 27)

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NSA cell phone call spying and storage capabilities6/28/2013
Glenn Greenwald speaks out (June 28) (Keynote to Socialism 2013 conference—39:48 minute mark)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsNSA spying on EU and other foreign embassies ("Dropmire," "Predido," "Blackfoot," "Wabash," "Klondyke")6/30/2013New NSA leaks show how US is bugging its European allies (June 30)Attacks from America: NSA spied on European Union offices (June 29)Codename 'Apalachee': how America spies on Europe and the UN (August 26)

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NSA mass surveilance of foreign citizensNSA spying on German citizensPartner and target: NSA snoops on 500 million German data connections (June 30)

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Foreign governments engaging in mass surveillanceDGSE mass surveilance (France)7/4/2013Révélations sur le Big Brother français (July 4) (Le Monde)

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NSA mass surveilance of foreign citizensNSA spying on citizens of Brazil7/6/2013EUA espionaram milhões de e-mails e ligações de brasileiros (July 6)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceDSD (Australia) and New Zealand helping NSA spyingEUA expandem o aparato de vigilância continuamente (July 6)Snowden reveals Australia's links to US spy web (July 8) (Sydney Morning Herald)

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Germany helping NSA spying7/8/2013Edward Snowden interview: The NSA and its willing helpers (July 8)'Prolific Partner': German intelligence used NSA spy program (July 20)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensNSA spying on citizens of Latin America7/9/2013Espionagem dos EUA se espalhou pela América Latina (July 9)Capitais de 4 países também abrigaram escritório da NSA e CIA

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FBI and DOJ (USA) spying on underground internet cables owned by companies based in Australia and Hong Kong7/12/2013Telstra’s deal with the devil: FBI access to its undersea cables (July 12) (Crikey)Agreement among FBI, DOJ, Telestra and Pacific Century CyberWorks Limited (July 12) (Crikey)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensXKeyscore7/31/2013XKeyscore: NSA tool collects 'nearly everything a user does on the internet' (July 31)XKeyscore presentation from 2008 – read in full (July 31)

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GCHQNSA funding GCHQ8/1/2013Exclusive: NSA pays £100m in secret funding for GCHQ (August 1)

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Corporations assisting in mass surveillanceBT, Vodafone, and Verizon give GCHQ unlimited access to fiber optic cables8/2/2013BT and Vodafone among telecoms companies passing details to GCHQ (August 2)Snowden enthüllt Namen der spähenden Telekomfirmen (August 2) (Süddeutsche Zeitung)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsNSA provided intelligence to give US advantage at 2009 Summit of the AmericasA carta em que o embaixador americano no Brasil agradece o apoio da NSA (August 2) (Época)

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NSA provided intelligence to give US advantage in negotions over sactions with Iran at the UNSpies of the digital age (August 2) (Época)

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Spying by other US government agenciesOther US agencies fight over NSA data8/3/2013Other agencies clamor for data NSA ompiles (August 3) (New York Times)

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DEA getting info from NSA and covering up source8/5/2013Exclusive: U.S. directs agents to cover up program used to investigate Americans (August 5) (Reuters)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA monitoring cross-border communications8/8/2013NSA said to search content of messages to and from US (August 8) (New York Times)Exhibit A (August 8) (New York Times via Document Cloud)

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Spying by other US government agenciesIRS getting info from NSA and covering up source8/7/2013Exclusive: IRS manual detailed DEA's use of hidden intel evidence (August 7) (Reuters)

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NSA internal checksNSA minimization rules allow it to search for communications of individual US citizens without a warrant8/9/2013NSA loophole allows warrantless search for US citizens' emails and phone calls (August 9)

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NSA breaking privacy rules8/15/2013NSA broke privacy rules thousands of times per year, audit finds (August 15)NSA report on privacy violations in the first quarter of 2012 (August 15)What to say, and not to say, to 'our overseers' (August 15)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA and FBI spied on Salt Lake City during Winter Olympics8/20/2013New Details Show Broader NSA Surveillance Reach (August 20) (Wall Street Journal)

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US Director of National Intelligence declassifies FISC documents8/21/2013NSA gathered thousands of Americans’ e-mails before court ordered it to revise its tactics (August 21)FISA court ruling on illegal NSA e-mail collection program (August 21)Obama administration had restrictions on NSA reversed in 2011 (September 7)Declassified court documents highlight NSA violations (September 10)Declassified FISA court documents on intelligence collection (September 10)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensGCHQ spy station in Middle East8/23/2013Snowden: UK government now leaking documents about itself (August 23)Exclusive: UK’s secret Mid-East internet surveillance base is revealed in Edward Snowden leaks (August 23) (The Independent)

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NSA internal checksNSA employees engage in LOVEINT (spying on love interests)NSA officers spy on love interests (August 23) (Wall Street Journal Blog)Grassley Presses for Details about Intentional Abuse of NSA Authorities (August 28) (Sen. Chuck Grassley)Response from IG to Intentional Misuse of NSA Authority (September 11) (Sen. Churck Grassley)NSA Inspector General Responds to Grassley about Intentional Surveillance of Americans (September 26) (Sen. Chuck Grassley)

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NSA budget leaksNSA black budget8/29/2013U.S. spy network’s successes, failures and objectives detailed in ‘black budget’ summary (August 29)The black budget (August 29)Inside the 2013 U.S. intelligence 'black budget' (August 29)Inside the 2013 U.S. intelligence 'black budget' (August 29)America’s secret intelligence budget, in 11 (nay, 13) charts (August 29)2013 U.S. intelligence budget: additional resources (August 29)

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NSA and WoTNSA and hunt for Osama bin LadenTo hunt Osama bin Laden, satellites watched over Abbottabad, Pakistan, and Navy SEALs (August 29)

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NSA budget leaksNSA paying for access to comm networksNSA paying U.S. companies for access to communications networks (August 29)

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NSA budget leaks2011 cyber attacks8/30/2013U.S. spy agencies mounted 231 offensive cyber-operations in 2011, documents show (August 30)

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NSA budget leaksInsider threatsU.S. intelligence agencies spend millions to hunt for insider threats, document shows (August 30)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA spying on Al Jazeera8/31/2013Snowden document: NSA spied on Al Jazeera communications (August 31)

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NSA and WoTDistrust of Pakistan9/1/2013Top-secret U.S. intelligence files show new levels of distrust of Pakistan (September 1)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA spying on president of Brazil and Mexican presidential candidateDocumentos revelam esquema de agência dos EUA para espionar Dilma (September 1) (Fantástico)Veja os documentos ultrassecretos que comprovam espionagem a Dilma (September 2) (Fantástico)

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NSA spied on Petrobras, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Google, and SWIFT9/2/2013NSA Documents Show United States Spied Brazilian Oil Giant (September 2) (Fantástico)Petrobras foi alvo de espionagem de agência dos EUA, aponta documento (September 8) (G1)

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NSA and WoTAl Qaeda targeting US drones9/3/2013U.S. documents detail al-Qaeda’s efforts to fight back against drones (September 3)

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Corporations assisting in mass surveillanceNSA blocking online encryption9/5/2013US and UK spy agencies defeat privacy and security on the internet (September 5)NSA: classification guide for cryptanalysis (September 5)Project Bullrun—classification guide to the NSA's decryption program (September 5)Sigint—how the NSA collaborates with technology companies (September 5)NSA foils much Internet encryption (September 5) (New York Times)Unlocking private communications (September 5) (New York Times)Revealed: the NSA’s secret campaign to crack, undermine Internet security (September 5) (ProPublica)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceFRA (Sweden) give NSA access to Baltic underseas fiber optic cablesSverige deltog i NSA-övervakning (September 6) (SvD Nyheter)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA can spy on smartphone data9/7/2013Privacy scandal: NSA can spy on smart phone data (September 7)iSpy: How the NSA Accesses Smartphone Data (September 9)

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CIA operationsCIA and Germany collaborate on database of terrorists9/9/2013'Project 6': CIA spies operating in the heart of Germany (September 9)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceNSA sharing data with Israel9/11/2013NSA shares raw intelligence including Americans' data with Israel (September 11)NSA and Israeli intelligence: memorandum of understanding – full document (September 11)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceBFV (Germany) provide data to and meet weekly with NSA9/13/2013Verfassungsschutz beliefert NSA (September 13) (Süddeutsche Zeitung)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA spied on financial networks9/15/2013'Follow the Money': NSA Spies on International Payments (September 15)''Follow the money': NSA monitors financial world (September 16)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceNDB (Switzerland), PET (Denmark), and German telecom company "Level 3" share data with NSA'Geheimdienst-Aufsicht will Kooperation des NDB mit der NSA prüfen (September 14) (Schweiz am Sonntag)'World Wide War (September 10) (ZDFzoom)

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Specific NSA targetsGCHQ spied on Belgacom9/20/2013Belgacom attack: Britain's GCHQ hacked Belgian telecoms firm (September 20)Quantum Spying: GCHQ Used Fake LinkedIn Pages to Target Engineers (November 11)Snowden-Dokumente: Britischer Geheimdienst greift über gefälschte LinkedIn-Seiten an (November 11)Passively 'Sniffing' Data: How Mobile Network Spying Works (November 15)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsNSA spying on Indian diplomats and leaders9/23/2013India among top targets of spying by NSA (September 23) (The Hindu)'Not surprising India has become an important surveillance target' (September 24) (The Hindu)NSA targets Indian politics, space & n-programmes (September 24) (The Hindu)NSA planted bugs at Indian missions in D.C., U.N. (September 25) (The Hindu)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA spied on senators, civil rights leaders, anti-war activists in 1960s and 1970s9/25/2013Secret Cold War documents reveal NSA spied on senators (September 25) (Foreign Policy)

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NSA drone filesNSA calls drone opponens "threats" and "adversaries"9/25/2013UK detention of Reprieve activist consistent with NSA's view of drone opponents as 'threats' and 'adversaries' (August 25)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA creates maps of Americans' social connections9/28/2013NSA gathers data on social connections of U.S. citizens (September 28) (New York Times)Documents on NSA efforts to diagram social networks of U.S. citizens (September 28) (New York Times)

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NSA stores metadata on millions of web users9/30/2013NSA stores metadata of millions of web users for up to a year, secret files show (September 30)

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NSA tested mass collection of US cell phone location data10/2/2013NSA had test project to collect data on Americans’ cellphone locations, director says (October 2)

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Foreign governments engaging in mass surveillanceChina employs two million people to monitor microblogs10/3/2013正式成为官方认可职业,全国约200万从业者,在党政宣传机构、门户网站等处任职 (October 3) (Beijing Daily News)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA and GCHQ targeted TOR network10/4/2013NSA and GCHQ target Tor network that protects anonymity of web users (October 4)Attacking Tor: how the NSA targets users' online anonymity (October 4)'Tor Stinks' presentation—read the full document (October 4)Tor: 'The king of high-secure, low-latency anonymity' (October 4)'Peeling back the layers of Tor with EgotisticalGiraffe'—read the document (October 4)

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Foreign governments engaging in mass surveillanceBND (Germany) mass surviellanceGerman intelligence service is as bad as the NSA (October 4)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceAustralian government knew about PRISM two months before publication10/7/2013Australian government withheld knowledge of Prism program (October 7)

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Specific NSA targetsCSEC (Canada) spied on Brazilian Ministry of Mines and EnergyMinistério de Minas e Energia está na mira de espiões americanos e canadenses (October 7) (Fantástico)Read a CSEC document that was first acquired by Edward Snowden (November 30) (Globe and Mail)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA collecting online contact lists en masse10/14/2013NSA collects millions of e-mail address books globally (October 14)The NSA's problem? Too much data (October 14)SCISSORS: How the NSA collects less data (October 14)An excerpt from the NSA's Wikipedia (October 14)

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NSA drone filesNSA involved in US targeted killings program10/16/2013Documents reveal NSA’s extensive involvement in targeted killing program (October 16)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA spied on Mexican president10/20/2013'Fresh leak on US spying: NSA accessed Mexican president's email (October 20)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensNSA spied on French citizens, companies, diplomats, and leaders10/21/2013Comment la NSA espionne la France (October 21) (Le Monde)France in the NSA's crosshair : phone networks under surveillance (October 21) (Le Monde)L'ampleur de l'espionnage mondial par la NSA (October 21) (Le Monde)France in the NSA's crosshair : Wanadoo and Alcatel targeted (October 22) (Le Monde)The NSA wiretapped French diplomats in the US (October 22) (Le Monde)Espionnage de la NSA : tous les documents publiés par Le Monde (October 22) (Le Monde)Boundless Monde (October 22) (Le Monde via DocumentCloud)The NSA's intern inquiry about the Elysée hacking revealed (October 25) (Le Monde)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA may have spied on German chancellor Merkel10/23/2013'Berlin Complains: Did US Tap Chancellor Merkel's Mobile Phone? (October 23)

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NSA monitored phone calls of 35 world leaders10/24/2013NSA monitored calls of 35 world leaders after US official handed over contacts (October 24)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensNSA and GCHQ spied on Italian politicians, companies, and citizensDatagate, così ci spiano Stati Uniti e Gran Bretagna (October 24) (L'Espresso)

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NSA spying on Spanish citizens10/25/2013NSA revelations: Spain also a victim of US espionage (October 25) (El País)La NSA espió 60 millones de llamadas en España en sólo un mes (October 28) (El Mundo)

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NSA internal checksGCHQ feared public debate on surveillance would lead to legal challengesLeaked memos reveal GCHQ efforts to keep mass surveillance secret (October 25)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceFrance, Italy, Sweden, and Israel cooperate with the NSA10/26/2013Frankreich liefert Informationen an britische und US-Geheimdienste (October 26) (Süddeutsche Zeitung)

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Joint NSA and CIA surveillance teams in 80 US embassies, 19 in Europe10/27/2013Embassy espionage: The NSA's secret spy hub in Berlin (October 27)Esclusiva Panorama: Datagate, coinvolta anche l'ambasciata Usa a Roma (October 30) (Panorama)Revealed: Britain's 'secret listening post in the heart of Berlin' (November 5) (The Independent)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceNSA asked Japanese government to intercept data from Asian fiber optic cables (they declined) NSA asked Japan to tap regionwide fiber-optic cables in 2011 (October 27) (Japan Times)

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France and Spain give data to NSA10/29/2013Europeans Shared Spy Data With U.S. (October 29) (Wall Street Journal)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA infiltrates Yahoo, Google, and Microsoft datacenters worldwide10/30/2013NSA infiltrates links to Yahoo, Google data centers worldwide, Snowden documents say (October 30)How the NSA is infiltrating private networks (October 30)How the NSA's MUSCULAR program collects too much data from Yahoo and Google (October 30)Microsoft, suspecting NSA spying, to ramp up efforts to encrypt its internet traffic (November 26)Did the NSA target Microsoft too? (November 26)Evidence of Microsoft's vulnerability (November 26)

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NSA public relationsNSA recommended officials use 9-11 to justify surveillance programsRevealed: NSA pushed 9/11 as key 'sound bite' to justify surveillance (October 30) (Al Jazeera America)NSA Talking Points (October 30) (Al Jazeera America via Document Cloud)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA spied on VaticanEsclusiva Panorama: Datagate, anche il Papa è stato intercettato (October 30) (Panorama)Papa Francesco intercettato: ecco come gli 007 spiano il Vaticano da anni (October 31) (Panorama)

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Specific NSA targetsObama orders NSA to stop spying on World Bank and IMF10/31/2013Obama halted NSA spying on IMF and World Bank headquarters (October 31) (Reuters)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceASD uses embassies for surveillance across AsiaExposed: Australia's Asia spy network (October 31) (Sydney Morning Herald)Revealed: How Australia spies on its neighbours (October 31) (Sydney Morning Herald)

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Corporations assisting in mass surveillanceNSA relies on participation of private companies for surveillance11/1/2013Snowden document reveals key role of companies in NSA data collection (November 1)Tapping fiber-optic cables: 'Leverage unique key corporate partnerships' (November 1)NSA: SSO intelligence reports by company (November 1)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceGermany, France, Spain, and Sweden work closely with GCHQ on mass surveillanceGCHQ and European spy agencies worked together on mass surveillance (November 1)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsNSA's vast strategic mission grabs everything it can11/2/2013No morsel too minuscule for all-consuming NSA (November 2) (New York Times)Documents show NSA efforts to spy on both enemies and allies (November 2) (New York Times)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceASD spied on Indonesian officialsNSA: Australia and US used climate change conference to spy on Indonesia (November 2)

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Specific NSA targetsFBI monitored antiwar.com "by mistake"11/6/2013FBI monitored anti-war website in error for six years, documents show (November 6)

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ASD helped Australian companies in trade deals11/7/2013Australian spy agency helped BHP negotiate trade deals (November 7) (Sydney Morning Herald)

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NSA spied on OPEC11/11/2013Oil Espionage: How the NSA and GCHQ Spied on OPEC (November 11)

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CIA operationsCIA collects mass data on money transfers in and out of US11/14/2013CIA's Financial Spying Bags Data on Americans (November 14) (Wall Street Journal)CIA collects global data on transfers of money (November 14) (New York Times)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsAutomated GCHQ system tracks diplomats' hotel reservations11/17/2013'Royal Concierge': GCHQ monitors diplomats' hotel bookings (November 17)Photo gallery: The GCHQ's special room service (November 17)

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ASD spied on Indonesian president11/17/2013Australia's spy agencies targeted Indonesian president's mobile phone (November 17)The slides that show Australian attempts to monitor Yudhoyono's phone (November 17)Australia spied on Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, leaked Edward Snowden documents reveal (November 18) (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)Leaked DSD slides: Australia's attempts to spy on Indonesian president (November 18) (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensNSA spied on 33 million Norwegian cell phone calls11/19/2013USA overvåket 33 millioner norske mobilsamtaler (November 19) (Dagbladet)Dette sier Snowden-dokumentet om USAs overvåkning av norske telefonsamtaler (November 19) (Dagbladet)NSA files repeatedly show collection of data «against» countries—not «from» (November 22) (Dagbladet)

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US spying on citizens of "Five Eyes" countries11/20/2013US and UK struck secret deal to allow NSA to 'unmask' Britons' personal data (November 20)Documents show Blair government let US spy on Britons (November 20) (Channel 4 News)

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Spying by other US government agenciesFBI works closely with NSA11/21/2013Meet the spies doing the NSA's dirty work (November 21) (Foreign Policy)

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NSA internal checksNSA attempts to gain more power11/22/2013NSA. report outlined goals for more power (November 22) (New York Times)A Strategy for Surveillance Powers (November 23) (New York Times)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensNSA infected 50,000 networks with malware11/23/2013NSA infected 50,000 computer networks with malicious software (November 23) (NRC)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA spied on Mulsims' porn habits11/26/2013Top-secret document reveals NSA spied on porn habits as part of plan to discredit 'radicalizers' (November 27) (Huffington Post)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsNSA spied on G20 summit in Toronto11/28/2013New Snowden docs show US spied during G20 in Toronto (November 27) (CBC)Exclusive: New Snowden docs show U.S. spied during G20 in Toronto (November 27) (CBC)Exclusive: Read Snowden NSA document on G8, G20 summit surveillance(December 1) (CBC)US spying at Toronto's G20 summit (November 27) (CBC)

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Foreign governments engaging in mass surveillanceAIVD (Netherlands) gathers mass information on web forum users11/30/2013Dutch intelligence agency AIVD hacks internet forums (November 30) (NRC)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceDSD offered to share data on Australian citizens12/1/2013Revealed: Australian spy agency offered to share data about ordinary citizens (December 1)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensNSA tracks cell phone locations worldwide12/4/2013NSA tracking cellphone locations worldwide, Snowden documents show (December 4)FASCIA: The NSA's huge trove of location records (December 4)How to tell if a target is 'foreign' (December 4)How the NSA is tracking people right now (December 4)How the NSA uses cellphone tracking to find and 'develop' targets (December 4)Reporter explains NSA collection of cellphone data (December 4)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsNSA maintains two spy stations in Italy12/5/2013Revealed: How the NSA targets Italy (December 5) (L'Espresso)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceMassive collaboration between FRA (Sweden) and NSA, especially in spying on RussiaSnowden files reveal Swedish-American surveillance of Russia (December 5) (SVT)SVT avslöjar: USA hyllar FRA:s ryss-spionage (December 5) (SVT)FRA:s fartygs arbetsuppgifter hemliga (December 6) (SVT)FRA spying on “energy” and “Baltics” for USA (December 7) (SVT)NSA 'asking for' specific exchanges from FRA - Secret treaty since 1954 (December 8) (SVT)USA har tillgång till FRA:s kabelavlyssning(December 8) (SVT)Dokument avslöjar: FRA:s hemliga avtal med USA (December 8) (SVT)FRA förutsåg kriget i Georgien (December 8) (SVT)FRA part of top-secret hacker project (December 11) (SVT)FRA har tillgång till kontroversiellt övervakningssystem (December 11) (SVT)Read the Snowden Documents From the NSA (December 11) (SVT)The Snowden Documents and Sweden with English subtitles (December 11) (SVT)NSA ber FRA om språklig hjälp (December 13) (SVT)

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Spying by other US government agenciesFBI uses malware for surveillance12/6/2013FBI’s search for ‘Mo,’ suspect in bomb threats, highlights use of malware for surveillance (December 6)FBI files Colorado search warrant request (December 6)FBI uses surveillance software (December 6)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA spies on online games12/9/2013Spy agencies in covert push to infiltrate virtual world of online gaming (December 9)NSA files: games and virtual environments paper (December 9)World of spycraft: NSA and CIA spied in online games (December 9) (ProPublica)NSA documents on games and virtual worlds (December 9) (ProPublica)Iarpa Reynard summary Nov2013 (December 9) (ProPublica)Through the Azerothian looking glass (December 9) (ProPublica)SRI International (December 9) (ProPublica)Spies’ dragnet reaches a playing field of elves and trolls (December 9) (New York Times)Infiltrating a virtual gaming world (December 9) (New York Times)World of spycraft (December 9) (New York Times)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceCSEC (Canada) helped NSA spy on 20 countriesExclusive: Snowden document shows Canada set up spy posts for NSA (December 9) (CBC)Read a redacted version of the lastet Snowden NSA doc (December 9) (CBC)

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NSA mass surveilance of US citizensNSA using commercial browser cookies to hack targets, collecting location data leaked by mobile apps12/10/2013NSA uses Google cookies to pinpoint targets for hacking (December 10)NSA signal-surveillance success stories (December 10)

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NSA can crack A5/1 cell phone encryption12/13/2013By cracking cellphone code, NSA has capacity for decoding private conversations (December 13)How the NSA pinpoints a mobile device (December 13)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsNSA and GCHQ spied on Israeli prime minister, UNICEF, energy and finance ministries, etc.12/20/2013GCHQ and NSA targeted charities, Germans, Israeli PM and EU chief (December 20)Friendly Fire: How GCHQ Monitors Germany, Israel and the EU (December 20)NSA dragnet included allies, aid groups and business elite (December 20) (New York Times)

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Corporations assisting in mass surveillanceNSA gave RSA money to weaken encryption12/20/2013Exclusive: Secret contract tied NSA and security industry pioneer (December 20) (Reuters)

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NSA technical abilitiesNSA possesses massive hacking capabilities12/29/2013Inside TAO: Documents Reveal Top NSA Hacking Unit (December 29)Shopping for Spy Gear: Catalog Advertises NSA Toolbox (December 29)NSA's secret toolbox: Unit offers spy gadgets for every need (December 30)Photo gallery: How the intelligence service cracks Internet hubs (December 30)Photo gallery: How the NSA infiltrates computers (December 30)

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NSA seeking quantum computer that could break almost any encryption1/2/2014NSA seeks to build quantum computer that could crack most types of encryption (January 2)A description of the Penetrating Hard Targets project (January 2)Classifying NSA quantum computing efforts (January 2)

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NSA can access computers not connected to an outside network1/14/2014N.S.A. Devises Radio Pathway Into Computers (January 14) (New York Times)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensNSA collects text messages en masse worldwide1/16/2014NSA collects millions of text messages daily in 'untargeted' global sweep (January 16)NSA Dishfire presentation on text message collection – key extracts (January 16)Revealed: UK and US spied on text messages of Brits (January 16) (Channel 4)

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NSA collecs smartphone app data en masse worldwide1/27/2014NSA and GCHQ target 'leaky' phone apps like Angry Birds to scoop user data (January 27)Spy agencies scour phone apps for personal data (January 27) (New York Times)Spy agencies probe angry birds and other apps for personal data (January 27) (ProPublica)

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GCHQGCHQ spies on Facebook, Youtube traffic1/28/2014Snowden docs reveal British spies snooped on YouTube and Facebook (January 28) (NBC)Squeaky Dolphin (January 28) (NBC)

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NSA spying on foreign diplomatsNSA spied on 2009 Copenhagen climate negotiations1/29/2014Snowden docs: U.S. spied on negotiators at 2009 climate summit (January 29) (Huffington Post)UN climate conference in Copenhagen (January 29) (Huffington Post)For the NSA, espionage was a means to strengthen the US position in climate negotiations (January 30) (Informatíon)Dokumentet: NSA spionerede mod COP15 (January 30) (Informatíon)

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Foreign governments engaging in mass surveillanceCSEC tracked airline passengers using airport wifi1/30/2014CSEC used airport Wi-Fi to track Canadian travellers: Edward Snowden documents (January 30) (CBC)IP profiling analytics and mission impacts (January 30) (CBC)Airport wifi used to track Canadians (January 30) (The National)

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GCHQGCHQ targeted Anonymous2/4/2014War on Anonymous: British spies attacked hackers, Snowden docs show (February 4) (NBC)Hacktivism: Online covert action (February 4) (NBC)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA may have spied on German chancellor Schröder2/5/2014Zielobjekt Kanzler (February 5) (Süddeutsche Zeitung)

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GCHQGCHQ's dirty tricks2/7/2014Snowden Docs: British Spies Used Sex and 'Dirty Tricks' (February 7) (NBC)

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NSA and WoTU.S. bases drone strikes on unreliable NSA metadata2/10/2014The NSA’s secret role in the U.S. assassination program (February 10) (The Intercept)

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Specific NSA targetsASD spied on U.S. law firms for NSA2/15/2014Spying by NSA ally entangled US law firm (February 15) (New York Times)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA targeted Wikileaks2/18/2014Snowden Documents Reveal Covert Surveillance and Pressure Tactics Aimed at WikiLeaks and Its Supporters (February 18) (The Intercept)Psychology: A new kind of SIGDEV (February 18) (The Intercept)Discovery SIGINT Targeting Scenarios and Compliance (February 18) (The Intercept)

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GCHQGCHQ "manipulate online discourse"2/24/2014How covert agents infiltrate the internet to manipulate, deceive, and destroy reputations (February 24) (The Intercept)The art of deception: Training for a new generation of online covert operations (February 24) (The Intercept)

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GCHQ storing Yahoo webcam chats en masse2/27/2014Optic Nerve: millions of Yahoo webcam images intercepted by GCHQ (February 27)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceAIVD spying on Somalia for NSA3/5/2014The secret role of the Dutch in the American war on terror (March 7) (NRC)

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NSA mass surveillance on US citizensSecret FISA rulings exanded intelligence agencies' reach3/11/2014How a court secretly evolved, extending US spies’ reach (March 11) (New York Times)NSA timeline of surveillance law developments (March 11) (New York Times)Classification guide for Stellarwind program (March 11) (New York Times)Ashcroft memo on intelligence sharing procedures (March 11) (New York Times)Classification guide for FISA, the Protect America Act and the FISA Amendments Act (March 11) (New York Times)NSA memo expands access to FISA information (March 11) (New York Times)

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NSA technical abilitiesNSA automating malware on millions of computers worldwide3/12/2014How the NSA plans to infect ‘millions’ of computers with malware (March 12) (The Intercept)Menwith Hill Station leverages XKeyscore for Quantum against Yahoo and Hotmail (March 12) (The Intercept)Five Eyes hacking large routers (March 12) (The Intercept)NSA Technology Directorate analysis of converged data (March 12) (The Intercept)Selector types (March 12) (The Intercept)There is more than one way to quantum (March 12) (The Intercept)NSA phishing tactics and man in the middle attacks (March 12) (The Intercept)Quantum insert diagrams (March 12) (The Intercept)The NSA and GCHQ’s QUANTUMTHEORY hacking tactics (March 12) (The Intercept)TURBINE and TURMOIL (March 12) (The Intercept)VPN and VOIP exploitation with HAMMERCHANT and HAMMERSTEIN (March 12) (The Intercept)Industrial-scale exploitation (March 12) (The Intercept)Thousands of implants (March 12) (The Intercept)

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Foreign governments assisting with NSA mass surveilanceMany foreign political leaders are unaware their governments cooperate with the NSA2/13/2014Foreign officials in the dark about their own spy agencies’ cooperation with NSA (March 13) (The Intercept)Third party relationships (March 13) (The Intercept)

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NSA mass surveillance on foreign citizensNSA collects and stores one month of telephone content from several countries3/18/2014NSA surveillance program reaches ‘into the past’ to retrieve, replay phone calls (March 18) (Washington Post)Description of data collection by NSA under MYSTIC (March 18) (Washington Post)NSA symbolizes data-collection program with wizard (March 18) (Washington Post)Adding a country to MYSTIC efforts mentioned (March 18) (Washington Post)

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Specific NSA targetsNSA targets systems administrators3/20/2014Inside the NSA’s secret efforts to hunt and hack system administrators (March 20) (The Intercept)I hunt sys admins (March 20) (The Intercept)

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NSA spied on Huawei, other Chinese targets3/22/2014Targeting Huawei: NSA spied on Chinese government and networking firm (March 22)NSA breached Chinese servers seen as security threat (March 22) (New York Times)Slides describe mission involving Huawei (March 22) (New York Times)

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GCHQ targeted German Chancellor Merkel, German telecom companies, and other world leaders3/29/2014''A' for Angela: GCHQ and NSA targeted private german companies and Merkel (March 27)Der Spiegel: NSA put Merkel on list of 122 targeted leaders (March 27) (The Intercept)