Aug 092013
 

Via:  www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/aug/08/lavabit-email-shut-down-edward-snowden

Via:  news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-57597726-38/silent-circle-follows-lavabit-in-shuttering-encrypted-e-mail/

and www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-08-08/snowdens-email-service-provider-shuts-down-following-government-pressure

 

A self issued National Security Letter and a nondisclosure order?

 

Jul 172013
 

Via:  au.businessinsider.com/us-domestic-propaganda-officially-aired-2013-7

 

Welcome to many happy hours of positive opinion ready for domestic U.S. consumption.

Enjoy your counterprogramming.

Jul 172013
 

Via:  http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/federal-eye/wp/2013/07/15/dhs-warns-employees-not-to-read-leaked-nsa-information/

 

Will violating a non-disclosure agreement signed to protect classified national security information stop a thought crime?

A great way to study who is sneaking a read at home :)

Jun 162013
 

Via:  www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/prism-revelations-home-office-warns-airlines-not-to-fly-nsa-whistleblower-edward-snowden-to-britain-8658633.html

 

“Carriers should deny boarding. This individual is highly likely to be refused entry to the UK.”

Strange how the UK gov can be so fixated of this issue with Mr Snowden’s photograph, passport number and date of birth…

after its years of uncontrolled immigration paperwork and many working “students”.

 

Feb 192013
 

Via:  www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/feb/10/software-tracks-social-media-defence

 

Tracking users…. via a  ”proof of concept” product that was not sold to any clients?

Private sector and public sector getting around ‘walled gardens’ find what?  Security risks?

Like protesters in front of an East German church – what are the options?

The optics of mass arrests?  Or yet more expensive undercover work.

 

Nov 042012
 

Via:  www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/the-womens-blog-with-jane-martinson/2012/oct/29/rape-military-shocking-truth

 

Face court-martialed for lying…

30 days of base restriction and loss of pay for the “attack”…

 

Jul 122012
 

Via:   http://www.smh.com.au/technology/technology-news/every-click-you-make-theyll-be-watching-20120711-21wfg.html

 

The Attorney-General’s Department is looking into 40 proposals surrounding telco data retention in Australia.

Will the intelligence community get 2 years of logs to sort from every Australian isp?

 

 

 

Jun 172012
 

Via:  www.ottawacitizen.com/news/Ottawa+airport+wired+with+microphones+Border+Services/6788759/story.html

 

Expect your conversations to be used, stored, disclosed and retained.

Welcome to the new world of border integrity.

Jun 012012
 

Via:  www.rollingstone.com/politics/blogs/taibblog/sec-taking-on-big-firms-is-tempting-but-we-prefer-whaling-on-little-guys-20120530

 

The mystery of why high-profile targets ….  welcome to the world of shot selection and the need for enforcement action numbers.

May 312012
 

Via:  www.usforacle.com/opinion/domestic-propaganda-threatens-american-rights-1.2742509

 

Say goodbye to the 1948 Smith-Mundt Act and the 1987 Foreign Relations Authorization Act, welcome to domestic “counter-propaganda” under the Smith-Mundt Modernization Act of 2012.