WikiLeaks Releases Trove of Alleged CIA Hacking Documents

WASHINGTON — WikiLeaks on Tuesday released thousands of documents that it said described sophisticated software tools used by the Central Intelligence Agency to break into smartphones, computers and even Internet-connected televisions....mehr

Quelle : New York Times

WikiLeaks says it has obtained trove of CIA hacking tools

The anti-secrecy organization WikiLeaks said Tuesday that it has obtained a vast portion of the CIA's computer hacking arsenal, and began posting the files online in a breach that may expose some of the U.S. intelligence community's most closely ......mehr

Quelle : Washington Post

WikiLeaks: CIA hacks into phones, TVs — everything

WikiLeaks published thousands of documents Tuesday it described as the CIA's hacking arsenal, including tools the agency uses to break into smartphones and even TVs. The website called the document dump the "largest ever publication of confidential ......mehr

Quelle : USA TODAY

What is WikiLeaks?

For 11 years, an organization called WikiLeaks has rocked the world with releases of sensitive and secret files. On Tuesday, WikiLeaks published thousands of documents it said revealed software tools the CIA used to break into smartphones, computers ......mehr

Quelle : USA TODAY

WikiLeaks: CIA can hack into phones, TVs — everything

Corrections & Clarifications: A previous version of this story incorrectly identified to whom Edward Snowden released classified government information in 2013. Snowden gave the documents to multiple media outlets. The crusading website WikiLeaks ......mehr

Quelle : USA TODAY

With WikiLeaks Claims of CIA Hacking, How Vulnerable Is Your Smartphone?

WikiLeaks on Tuesday released a significant cache of documents that it said came from a high-security network inside the Central Intelligence Agency. WikiLeaks called the documents Vault 7, and they lay out the capabilities of the agency's global ......mehr

Quelle : New York Times

FBI prepares for new hunt for WikiLeaks' source

The FBI has begun preparing for a major mole hunt to determine how anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks got an alleged arsenal of hacking tools the CIA has used to spy on espionage targets, according to people familiar with the matter. The leak rattled ......mehr

Quelle : Washington Post

WikiLeaks Reignites Tensions Between Silicon Valley and Spy Agencies

Now WikiLeaks has shaken the tech world again by releasing documents Tuesday that appear to show that the Central Intelligence Agency had acquired an array of cyberweapons that could be used to break into Apple and Android smartphones, Windows ......mehr

Quelle : New York Times

Apple says most vulnerabilities in Wikileaks docs are already patched

Wikileaks today published a trove of documents, allegedly taken from the CIA, that detail the government's efforts to hack popular devices like iPhones, Android phones, and Samsung smart TVs. But Apple is pushing back against claims that the CIA's ......mehr

Quelle : TechCrunch

Wikileaks fallout: Should you worry about alleged CIA hacks?

WikiLeaks revelations describing secret CIA hacking tools allegedly used to break into computers, mobile phones and even smart TVs could certainly have real-life implications for anyone using internet-connected technology. In particular, the WikiLeaks ......mehr

Quelle : CNBC