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# spying - Monday 27 July, 2020

Spanish court to examine claims Julian Assange was spied on

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

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

# spying - Thursday 24 October, 2019

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

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

‘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'

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'

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 This post contains videos

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

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

# spying - Thursday 24 January, 2019

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

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

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

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?

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'

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

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

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

“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

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

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?

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'

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

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

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

# spying - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

American journalist accused of spying

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'

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

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

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

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"

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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’

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

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

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

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

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

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

# spying - Thursday 19 December, 2013

NSA powers have 'gone too far' says White House panel

The mass collection of private phonecalls should be stopped, the review says.

# spying - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Snowden offers Brazil help in investigating spying in exchange for asylum

The NSA whistleblower says that until he is granted political asylum, he cannot speak out.

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