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#Spying

# spying - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Italian navy captain arrested for passing on 'confidential documents' to the Russians
# Espionage
# Espionage

Italian navy captain arrested for passing on 'confidential documents' to the Russians

Mar 31st 2021, 9:42 AM 14,065 Views 23 Comments

The Italian foreign affairs ministry has summoned the Russian ambassador over the incident.

# spying - Monday 22 March, 2021

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims
# IKEA
# IKEA

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims

Mar 22nd 2021, 1:51 PM 13,510 Views 0 Comments

Trade unions reported the furniture and home goods company to French authorities in 2012.

# spying - Monday 27 July, 2020

Spanish court to examine claims Julian Assange was spied on
# Spain
# Spain

Spanish court to examine claims Julian Assange was spied on

Jul 27th 2020, 12:30 PM 7,992 Views 0 Comments

It is claimed that a Spanish company carried out surveillance on the WikiLeaks founder while he was in Ecuador’s embassy in London.

# spying - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Former Twitter employees recruited as spies for Saudi Arabia, US court heard
# Social Media
# Social Media

Former Twitter employees recruited as spies for Saudi Arabia, US court heard

Nov 7th 2019, 7:29 AM 6,903 Views 3 Comments

Prosecutors allege the Saudi government was behind the recruitment of the spies.

# spying - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Hansen laughs off Jones' spying comments as 'a distraction and clickbait'
# Focus
From The42
# Focus

Hansen laughs off Jones' spying comments as 'a distraction and clickbait'

Oct 24th 2019, 7:25 AM 3,751 Views 1 Comment

‘Eddie needs to work out what England are going to do about the pressure they’re under.’

# spying - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Jones claims England were spied on and calls Kiwi media 'fans with keyboards'
# Stirring The Pot
From The42
# Stirring The Pot

Jones claims England were spied on and calls Kiwi media 'fans with keyboards'

Oct 22nd 2019, 8:00 AM 28,288 Views 38 Comments

The England boss said all the pressure is on New Zealand ahead of Saturday’s World Cup semi-final.

# spying - Saturday 6 July, 2019

North Korea claims released Australian student was 'spying'
# Deported
# Deported

North Korea claims released Australian student was 'spying'

Jul 6th 2019, 3:13 PM 13,054 Views 13 Comments

Alek disappeared in June but was later freed and deported from North Korea.

# spying - Monday 29 April, 2019

Beluga whale found in Norwegian waters 'may have been trained by Russian navy'
# Deep Cover
# Deep Cover

Beluga whale found in Norwegian waters 'may have been trained by Russian navy'

Apr 29th 2019, 1:52 PM 46,680 Views 53 Comments

The whale was wearing a harness bearing the words “Equipment of St. Petersburg”.

# spying - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Spying, Connect 4, Vunipolas and kicks - Ireland and England prep for a rugby war
# Showdown
From The42
# Showdown

Spying, Connect 4, Vunipolas and kicks - Ireland and England prep for a rugby war

Jan 24th 2019, 8:00 AM 18,075 Views 15 Comments

Ireland are keen to avoid looking towards the World Cup before a big game in Dublin on 2 February.

# spying - Friday 11 January, 2019

Huawei employee arrested in Poland on suspicion of spying for China
# Arrest
# Arrest

Huawei employee arrested in Poland on suspicion of spying for China

Jan 11th 2019, 3:04 PM 11,957 Views 27 Comments

The Chinese foreign ministry told AFP it was “highly concerned” by the arrest.

# spying - Sunday 19 March, 2017

The price of betrayal: Who did the British pay for info on Irish rebels and how much did they pay?
# Death By Spies
# Death By Spies

The price of betrayal: Who did the British pay for info on Irish rebels and how much did they pay?

Mar 19th 2017, 12:52 PM 28,013 Views 29 Comments

A old manuscript currently on display has those answers.

# spying - Friday 3 February, 2017

North Korean spy chief sacked and officials executed over 'abuse of power'
# Purge
# Purge

North Korean spy chief sacked and officials executed over 'abuse of power'

Feb 3rd 2017, 8:58 AM 22,679 Views 31 Comments

Kim Won-Hong had survived repeated purges since Kim Jong-Un took power in 2011.

# spying - Saturday 14 January, 2017

US Senate planning probe into Russian spying, Trump planning to end Russian sanctions
# Russia Today
# Russia Today

US Senate planning probe into Russian spying, Trump planning to end Russian sanctions

Jan 14th 2017, 9:43 AM 10,933 Views 77 Comments

Meanwhile, the President-Elect says he may scrap sanctions of Russia recently put in place by President Obama.

# spying - Thursday 5 January, 2017

John McCain says 'every American should be alarmed' by Russian interference in election
# Clapper
# Clapper

John McCain says 'every American should be alarmed' by Russian interference in election

Jan 5th 2017, 4:34 PM 13,196 Views 162 Comments

The US intelligence community has said Moscow interfered to help Republican Donald Trump win.

# spying - Thursday 15 September, 2016

The FBI's director says we should all cover up our webcams
# Cover Up
# Cover Up

The FBI's director says we should all cover up our webcams

Sep 15th 2016, 11:57 AM 27,174 Views 27 Comments

“It’s not crazy that the FBI director cares about personal security as well”

Teacher claims she was 'spied on' after bringing legal action against insurance company
# Courts
# Courts

Teacher claims she was 'spied on' after bringing legal action against insurance company

Sep 15th 2016, 11:46 AM 25,221 Views 0 Comments

Bridget Majella Daly claims she was placed under surveillance by a private investigator.

# spying - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Iran executes nuclear scientist accused of spying for the US
# Iran Nuclear Programme
# Iran Nuclear Programme

Iran executes nuclear scientist accused of spying for the US

Aug 7th 2016, 1:10 PM 19,397 Views 27 Comments

Shahram Amiri disappeared in Saudi Arabia in June 2009 and resurfaced a year later in the United States.

# spying - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

What are the chances someone is spying on you through your laptop camera?
# I Spy
# I Spy

What are the chances someone is spying on you through your laptop camera?

Jun 8th 2016, 4:26 PM 54,291 Views 23 Comments

It might be an unlikely situation, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be careful.

# spying - Thursday 17 March, 2016

German agent spied for the CIA and Russia because he wanted to do 'something exciting'
# Not So Super Spy
# Not So Super Spy

German agent spied for the CIA and Russia because he wanted to do 'something exciting'

Mar 17th 2016, 11:43 AM 11,809 Views 11 Comments

We don’t think it’s meant to work like that.

# spying - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Apple bans hundreds of iPhone apps that secretly spied on users
# Bad Apples
# Bad Apples

Apple bans hundreds of iPhone apps that secretly spied on users

Oct 20th 2015, 12:01 PM 16,754 Views 13 Comments

The ad software used by these apps was able to gather personal information without anyone, even the app developers themselves, knowing.

# spying - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Former KGB employee gets €8,000 after being sacked from his job as a lawyer
# Back To The Ussr
# Back To The Ussr

Former KGB employee gets €8,000 after being sacked from his job as a lawyer

Jun 24th 2015, 6:10 AM 8,860 Views 9 Comments

Lithuania’s KGB Act prevents former KGB employees obtaining employment in various sectors.

# spying - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

American journalist accused of spying
# Accused Of Spying
# Accused Of Spying

American journalist accused of spying

May 26th 2015, 2:18 PM 6,849 Views 2 Comments

He is accused of espionage and collaboration with hostile governments.

# spying - Thursday 18 December, 2014

'The UK respects Ireland's privacy, there is no question of any mass surveillance'
# Cables
# Cables

'The UK respects Ireland's privacy, there is no question of any mass surveillance'

Dec 18th 2014, 8:44 AM 8,691 Views 49 Comments

Documents previously showed that UK authorities had access to opitcal fibre cables that carry a range of data, from internet traffic to telephone calls.

# spying - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

UK spies can't handle all of the data they collect
# Lee Rigby
# Lee Rigby

UK spies can't handle all of the data they collect

Nov 25th 2014, 12:28 PM 5,885 Views 4 Comments

This was disclosed by GCHQ during an inquiry into the investigation of Lee Rigby’s murder.

# spying - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Windows flaw allowed Russian hackers to spy on NATO
# Spying
# Spying

Windows flaw allowed Russian hackers to spy on NATO

Oct 14th 2014, 4:12 PM 2,867 Views 2 Comments

The flaw, dubbed ‘Sandworm’, allowed spies to gain access to computers using all versions of Windows for PCs and servers during the past five years.

# spying - Friday 26 September, 2014

Man jailed for eight months for spying on woman with police camera
# Voyeurism
# Voyeurism

Man jailed for eight months for spying on woman with police camera

Sep 26th 2014, 8:39 PM 19,012 Views 24 Comments

The PSNI said it is carrying out an internal review into the use of CCTV by staff and officers to try to ensure this never happens again.

# spying - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Germany spied on John Kerry and Hilary Clinton "by accident"
# Listening In
# Listening In

Germany spied on John Kerry and Hilary Clinton "by accident"

Aug 16th 2014, 4:11 PM 8,544 Views 54 Comments

The pair were both accessed while serving as US Secretary of State.

# spying - Thursday 31 July, 2014

CIA chief apologises to US Senate intelligence committee for agents hacking its computers
# Spying
# Spying

CIA chief apologises to US Senate intelligence committee for agents hacking its computers

Jul 31st 2014, 7:14 PM 5,383 Views 26 Comments

The agency’s director had previously dismissed allegations of CIA spying on committee investigators.

# spying - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Opinion: American policy is moving ever further from European interests
# USA And Europe
# USA And Europe

Opinion: American policy is moving ever further from European interests

Jul 13th 2014, 8:30 AM 21 Views 89 Comments

Under the Obama administration the NSA has continued to grow and Libya has slipped into chaos, meanwhile relations with Russia are reaching crisis point.

# spying - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Criminal proceedings on the table as Germany weighs how to hit back in US spying row
# Double Agent
# Double Agent

Criminal proceedings on the table as Germany weighs how to hit back in US spying row

Jul 8th 2014, 9:08 PM 8,356 Views 32 Comments

The row has damaged US-German ties, with no resolution in sight just yet.

# spying - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Friction after US double-agent arrested for 'spying' in Germany
# Eavesdropping
# Eavesdropping

Friction after US double-agent arrested for 'spying' in Germany

Jul 5th 2014, 1:43 PM 9,494 Views 37 Comments

The US ambassador has been summoned to Berlin to help clarify the situation.

# spying - Friday 4 July, 2014

A suspected US double-agent has been 'arrested for spying' in Germany
# Spooks
# Spooks

A suspected US double-agent has been 'arrested for spying' in Germany

Jul 4th 2014, 9:32 PM 14,769 Views 28 Comments

It is likely to further strain US-German relations following previous revelations that the NSA spied on Merkel’s phone calls.

# spying - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Major victory for Irish online rights group as ECJ strikes down EU mobile surveillance rules
# Privacy
# Privacy

Major victory for Irish online rights group as ECJ strikes down EU mobile surveillance rules

Apr 8th 2014, 10:23 AM 5,481 Views 26 Comments

Digital Rights Ireland hard argued that the rules requiring operators to keep call details were against fundamental rights.

# spying - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Spy agency captures millions of Yahoo users' webcam images
# Spying
# Spying

Spy agency captures millions of Yahoo users' webcam images

Feb 27th 2014, 5:19 PM 12,368 Views 39 Comments

In one six-month period in 2008, the British spy agency collected webcam imagery from more than 1.8 million Yahoo user accounts around the world.

# spying - Monday 10 February, 2014

Taoiseach: Details of bugging controversy should be made available for ‘public analysis’
# Garda Ombudsman
# Garda Ombudsman

Taoiseach: Details of bugging controversy should be made available for ‘public analysis’

Feb 10th 2014, 5:30 PM 12,480 Views 111 Comments

Justice Minister Alan Shatter is meeting GSOC today following reports that a surveillance operation was used to hack into the police watchdog’s emails, wi-fi and phone systems.

# spying - Friday 17 January, 2014

Obama clips NSA's wings but bulk collections will continue
# Spying
# Spying

Obama clips NSA's wings but bulk collections will continue

Jan 17th 2014, 6:34 PM 6,664 Views 37 Comments

The NSA will now have to seek court orders to access data on specific targets, but will continue to collect massive amounts of data.

Obama to unveil NSA data collection reforms
# Spying
# Spying

Obama to unveil NSA data collection reforms

Jan 17th 2014, 7:29 AM 3,367 Views 42 Comments

The US president is expected to roll out only modest changes to the way in which the NSA collects phone and internet information.

# spying - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

NY Times reporter fighting order to reveal his CIA sources
# Reliable Sources
# Reliable Sources

NY Times reporter fighting order to reveal his CIA sources

Jan 14th 2014, 4:02 PM 7,768 Views 17 Comments

James Risen says he is willing to go to jail to protect those who gave him information.

# spying - Thursday 26 December, 2013

'Privacy matters': Here's Edward Snowden's Alternative Christmas Message
# Not The Queen
# Not The Queen

'Privacy matters': Here's Edward Snowden's Alternative Christmas Message

Dec 26th 2013, 1:45 PM 9,175 Views 21 Comments

In case you missed it, here is what he fugitive whistleblower had to say in Channel 4′s Alternative Christmas Message.

# spying - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Edward Snowden to deliver Channel 4's Alternative Christmas Message
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

Edward Snowden to deliver Channel 4's Alternative Christmas Message

Dec 24th 2013, 3:58 PM 11,908 Views 84 Comments

It’s now 20 years since the British broadcaster began airing its alternative to the Queen’s annual televised address.

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