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Germany Pushes for a Backdoor Into All IT Devices

Christopher Burgess / Dec 14, 2017

Before you travel, make sure you know what the situation is and what “may” be shared with the country’s counterintelligence services, as countries across Europe consider implementing backdoor access to IT devices.

6 Travel Tips from the National Counterintelligence Center

Christopher Burgess / Dec 11, 2017

The DNI’s National Counterintelligence and Security Center issued CI travel tips on keeping info secure during foreign travel.

NSA Employee Pleads Guilty to Taking NSA’s Top Secrets in Kaspersky Linked Case

Christopher Burgess / Dec 4, 2017

Nghia Hoang Pho, an NSA Tailored Access Operations employee, pleaded guilty to retaining classified information.

Military Social Network Surveillance and Scrapping Efforts Revealed

Christopher Burgess / Dec 1, 2017

A security researcher recently discovered a misconfigured AWS data store which housed over 1.3 billion CENTCOM and PACOM files containing social media content.

Jared Kushner Still Awaiting a Final Security Clearance Determination

Christopher Burgess / Nov 17, 2017

Jared Kushner has been waiting 300 days for final adjudication of his security clearance – he’s a member of the nearly 700,000 backlogged.