How to Make Your Own NSA Bulk Surveillance System; Kim Zetter; In Wired; 2016-01-27 (two years ago). Mentions
National Security Agency (NSA)
Nicholas Weaver, staff, International Computer Science Institute (ICSI), University of California, Berkeley (UCB)
Intrusion Detection System (IDS)
In order of appearance
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Tagged AirPwn, Berkeley (UCB), Bro, Enigma, Hadoop, International Computer Science Institute (ICSI), Intrusion Detection System (IDS), lmco, Lockheed Martin, National Security Agency (NSA), Nicholas Weaver, OpenFlow, QUANTUM, tcpdump, University of California, Vortex, XKEYSCORE
XKeyscore Exposé Reaffirms the Need to Rid the Web of Tracking Cookies; Noah Swartz (EFF); In Their Blog; 2015-07-08.
tl;dr → amplifying previously-stated opinions in response to the
Intercept piece. Original Sources
XKEYSCORE: NSA’s Google for the World’s Private Communications; Morgan Marquis-Boire, Glenn Greenwald, Micah Lee; In The Intercept; 2015-07-01. Mentions
A Close Look at the NSA’s Most Powerful Internet Attack Tool; Nicholas Weaver; In Wired; 2014-03-13.
<quote>The NSA/GCHQ was looking to add “pwn by keyword”: check if a user’s email through Hotmail or Yahoo mail contained any keyword and, if so, exploit them automatically.
The agencies conducted and experiment to see if this attack would work. This experiment reveals that the QUANTUMTHEORY wiretaps only look at individual packets, not complete TCP streams, making it a surprisingly limited tool.
QUANTUM, at heart, really is
airpwn without the goatse.</quote> Original Sources
Claudio Guarnieri (Rapid7); The Internet is Compromised; In The Medium; 2014-01-25.
Teaser: A diagnosis after a tragic year of revelations on global surveillance
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