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National Security Agency

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    NSA Leaker Reality Winner Sentenced to 63 Months in PrisonIt’s the longest sentence ever given for leaking government secrets to the media.
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    NSA Leaker Reality Winner Pleads Guilty, Faces 5 Years in PrisonWinner is one of the first people prosecuted for leaking by the Trump administration.
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    How Russia’s Favorite Antivirus Software Became a U.S. Security ThreatThe pressure mounts against the popular antivirus software.
  4. Leaked NSA Report Suggests Russian Hacking Could Have Affected Election Itself“Comey Week” in Washington just got a little more intense.
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    The Lesson We Should Learn From WannaCryInsecure enemies mean insecure friends — and everyone else — too.
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    The NSA Just Ended Part of Its Warrantless Surveillance OperationThe agency will no longer collect emails and texts about foreign targets sent by American citizens.
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    Was the NSA Hacked As a Message From Russia?A group called “The Shadow Brokers” claims to have hacked NSA servers.
  8. Warrantless NSA Searches of Americans’ Data Have Doubled Since 2013Officials are making more use of the government spying program.
  9. Rand Paul Uses ‘Filibustering’ As Excuse to Give Really Long Campaign SpeechThe presidential candidate wants to talk about privacy even if it means no one gets a three-day weekend.
  10. NSA Phone-Data Collection May Be Useless, Likely Won’t StopObama will announce some changes to the program on Friday.
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    NSA Warrantless Wiretap Program Ruled IllegalThis is a blow to the former Bush administration.