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San Francisco Chronicle
Kaspersky Lab to open antivirus software to outside reviewconcerns of customers and the U.S. government. “They’re trying to salvage thei
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 minutes ago
concerns of customers and the U.S. government. “They’re trying to salvage their reputation,” said Blake Darche, a former NSA worker who is now chief security officer for security firm Area 1. “I don’t see how it addresses the allegations against... Read more
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The Hill
Kaspersky Lab founder won't move firm out of Russia | Feds warn of infrastructure hacking threats | House to vote on port cybersercurity | Hackers target upcoming DC cyber conferenceKaspersky Lab software was involved with Russian espionage operations. Reports
The Hill / Posted 30 minutes ago
Kaspersky Lab software was involved with Russian espionage operations. Reports claimed Kremlin-affiliated hackers stole NSA hacking tools from a contractor's home computer using Kaspersky software that scanned for files matching NSA tools or... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Tech’s Duel With Law Enforcement Won’t Be Settled By The High Court’s Review Of The Microsoft Data Casegovernment over their obligation to share user data. This view was fostered by
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 hours ago
government over their obligation to share user data. This view was fostered by the Patriot Act, strongly reinforced by the NSA revelations of Edward Snowden, and was reinforced by the Apple case last year–thanks in no small part to the conduct of... Read more
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The Hill
Kaspersky Lab founder won't move firm out of RussiaKaspersky Lab software was involved with Russian espionage operations. Reports
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
Kaspersky Lab software was involved with Russian espionage operations. Reports claimed Kremlin-affiliated hackers stole NSA hacking tools from a contractor's home computer using Kaspersky software that scanned for files matching NSA tools or... Read more
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The Hindu
New interlocutor is known as a dovereturns to State as soon as possible,” Mr. Sharma said. The source said that o
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
returns to State as soon as possible,” Mr. Sharma said. The source said that on October 17, National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval, Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba, Director, IB, Rajiv Jain and other senior officials met J&K Chief Minister... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. spy chiefs urge Congress to renew internet surveillance lawBlair, James Clapper and Mike McConnell; former attorney general Michael Mukase
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
Blair, James Clapper and Mike McConnell; former attorney general Michael Mukasey; former CIA director John Brennan; former NSA chief Keith Alexander; and Michael Hayden, who led both the CIA and the NSA. Reporting by Warren Strobel and Dustin... Read more
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The Register
'We've nothing to hide': Kaspersky Lab offers to open up source codeRussian government hackers used Kaspersky antivirus software to siphon off clas
The Register / Posted 6 hours ago
Russian government hackers used Kaspersky antivirus software to siphon off classified material from a PC belonging to a NSA contractor. With this initiative, Kaspersky Lab will engage the broader information security community and other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dasuki Absent in Court As Metuh's Trial ResumesPeter Ige, ruled that the appearance of Mr. Dasuki was crucial to the fair hear
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Peter Ige, ruled that the appearance of Mr. Dasuki was crucial to the fair hearing of Mr. Metuh's case, since the former NSA featured prominently in the seven-count charge against the defendant. Mr. Metuh is facing trial for alleged diversion of... Read more
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Fortune
The 15 Most Influential Websites of All Timewas best known for its revelations about U.S. military operations, diplomatic a
Fortune / Posted 7 hours ago
was best known for its revelations about U.S. military operations, diplomatic activities, detention camps and abetting of NSA leaker Edward Snowden — until 2016, when the site involved itself in the U.S. presidential election by releasing troves... Read more
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Fortune
Kaspersky Really Wants People and Governments to Trust It AgainHas Knives Out for Russia’s Kaspersky Lab U.S. officials reportedly turned on
Fortune / Posted 9 hours ago
Has Knives Out for Russia’s Kaspersky Lab U.S. officials reportedly turned on Kaspersky after a National Security Agency (NSA) employee took NSA spy tools home and put them on his computers, where Kaspersky’s antivirus picked them up and reported... Read more
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Reuters
Kaspersky Lab to open software to review, says nothing to hidealleviate concerns about future security gaps, but that the company had a lot o
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
alleviate concerns about future security gaps, but that the company had a lot of work to do to restore confidence. Former NSA director Michael Hayden called Kaspersky’s action “a dramatic step forward, but not necessarily sufficient.” Rodney... Read more
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Slate
A Complete Timeline of the Obstruction of Justice Case Against Donald Trumpbasis for doing so. Within a day or two of this meeting, Trump reportedly make
Slate / Posted 12 hours ago
basis for doing so. Within a day or two of this meeting, Trump reportedly makes separate telephone calls to both Coats and NSA Director Adm. Michael Rogers, and requests that they issue public statements denying the existence of any evidence of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Afghan President and US Secretary of State to land in New Delhi tomorrowFoundation. The invitation on behalf of Prime Minister Modi for President Ghan
Business Standard India / Posted 13 hours ago
Foundation. The invitation on behalf of Prime Minister Modi for President Ghani to visit India was extended by the NSA when the latter visited Kabul on 16 October, the Ministry of External Affairs said. It said the visit will build upon... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Tale Of Two Efforts To Improve Confidence In U.S. Electionsalso waged a widespread disinformation campaign online. "They did it first of
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 hours ago
also waged a widespread disinformation campaign online. "They did it first of all to mess with our heads," former CIA and NSA director, Gen. Michael Hayden, told a committee of the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine last week.... Read more
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Business Wire
Tech Giants Embrace Ethical Hackers - Why HPE, Intel, Microsoft & SAP Zero in on the Crowdsourced Security Testing Market With Synackorganizations across a number of industries and the U.S. Federal Government. Sy
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
organizations across a number of industries and the U.S. Federal Government. Synack was founded in 2013 by former NSA security experts Jay Kaplan, CEO, and Dr. Mark Kuhr, CTO. For more information, please visit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Buhari Returns to Abuja After 4-Day Working Visit to Turkeyand Industry, Trade and Investment Okechukwu Enelamah. The National Security A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
and Industry, Trade and Investment Okechukwu Enelamah. The National Security Adviser, retired Maj-Gen. Babagana Munguno (NSA), the acting Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Amb. Arab Yadam and Nigeria's Ambassador to Turkey,... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan High Commissioner met with Sushma Swarajhis death sentence. This was Mahmood’s first meeting with a top government offi
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
his death sentence. This was Mahmood’s first meeting with a top government official in India, he is also expected to meet NSA Ajit Doval and foreign secretary S Jaishankar in the next few days. Khulbushan Jadhav was covertly based in Chabahar,... Read more
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The Register
Wanna exorcise Intel's secretive hidden CPU from your hardware? Meet Purism's laptopswindow – to reiterate, it's not a backdoor – in its CPUs for demanding governme
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
window – to reiterate, it's not a backdoor – in its CPUs for demanding government customers, in keeping with the NSA-backed HAPSOC High Assurance Platform (HAP) IT security framework for commercial, off-the-shelf hardware. Positive... Read more
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The Register
A plethora of patches, Kaspersky hits back, new hope for Wannacry Brit hero – and moreallegations are true, where’s the evidence?’" One thing he didn't mention, but
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
allegations are true, where’s the evidence?’" One thing he didn't mention, but we were wondering about, is that if the NSA staffer who was apparently taking work home is such a specialist, it's rather interesting that the AV system this person... Read more
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Daily Mail
Elizebeth Friedman: The forgotten founder of code-breakingWilliam Friedman, and the two went on to be instrumental in the development of
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
William Friedman, and the two went on to be instrumental in the development of modern intelligence agencies like the NSA In the 1930s and 1940s, she decoded intercepted radio transmissions from smugglers during Prohibition and global heroin... Read more
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Calculated Risk
A Few Comments on September Existing Home Saleswould probably mean smaller price increases, and less inventory somewhat larger
Calculated Risk / Posted 3 days ago
would probably mean smaller price increases, and less inventory somewhat larger price increases. The following graph shows existing home sales Not Seasonally Adjusted (NSA). Sales NSA are now slowing seasonally, and sales NSA will be lower... Read more
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Business Wire
Klas Telecom Rugged Network Devices Receive NIAP Common Criteria Certification for Inclusion in the NSA CSfC ProgramCommon Criteria certification, a requirement for inclusion in the National Secu
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Common Criteria certification, a requirement for inclusion in the National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) program. The CSfC program seeks to make immediate use of the market's... Read more
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The Register
Canadian spooks release their own malware detection toolSecurity Establishment (CSE) is a signals intelligence agency roughly equivalen
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
Security Establishment (CSE) is a signals intelligence agency roughly equivalent to the United Kingdom's GCHQ, the USA's NSA and Australia's Signals Directorate. It has both intelligence-gathering and advisory roles. It also has a tool called... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Declines EFCC's Request to Seize Patience Jonathan's PropertyBafarawa and his son, Sagir, lost their bid to separate their trial from that o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Bafarawa and his son, Sagir, lost their bid to separate their trial from that of erstwhile National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (rtd), who is being tried for alleged $2.1 billion arms fund diversion and corruption... Read more
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The Hill
Senators frustrated by delays to cyber war plan | WH keeps cyber czar from testifying at hearing | Regulator proposes new cyber rules for energy gridalleged Israeli intelligence, and were leaked to the media by people in the Uni
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
alleged Israeli intelligence, and were leaked to the media by people in the United States. Apparently leaked copies of the NSA's tightly guarded hacking tools appear to have been used in international malware outbreaks WannaCry and NotPetya. In... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Policy experts talk tensions with North Korea at NCCin the Department of Political Affairs at the United Nations, and U.S. Rep. Jim
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
in the Department of Political Affairs at the United Nations, and U.S. Rep. Jim Himes, D-Conn., and ranking member of the NSA and Cybersecurity Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. Titled “North Korea — Where do... Read more
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The Hill
Former Mossad chief: US leaks of Israeli intel not fatal to relationshipalleged Israeli intelligence, and were leaked to the media by people in the Uni
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
alleged Israeli intelligence, and were leaked to the media by people in the United States. Apparently leaked copies of the NSA’s tightly-guarded hacking tools appear to have been used in international malware outbreaks WannaCry and NotPetya. In... Read more
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Business Standard India
How Google's quantum computer could change the worldof time.” Not everyone is eager for large-scale, accurate quantum computers to
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
of time.” Not everyone is eager for large-scale, accurate quantum computers to arrive. Everything from credit-card transactions to text messaging is encrypted using an algorithm that relies on factorization, or reverse multiplication. An... Read more
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The Hill
McCain says White House blocked cyber czar from testifyingfederal civilian networks and critical infrastructure from cyber threats. Joyc
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
federal civilian networks and critical infrastructure from cyber threats. Joyce, the former leader of an elite hacking group at the National Security Agency (NSA), was brought into Trump’s White House in the early months of the new administr... Read more
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The Washington Times
Vladimir Putin’s rage triggered by President Obama’s diplomatic movesfour years, and it would come about in ways that may take Washington many more
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
four years, and it would come about in ways that may take Washington many more years to fully comprehend. Former CIA and NSA Director Michael Hayden said Russia’s efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election were the “most successful... Read more
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CBS News
Hayden fears Russian meddling "narrative" is being lostFormer CIA and NSA Director Gen. Michael Hayden said that he's troubled that th
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
Former CIA and NSA Director Gen. Michael Hayden said that he's troubled that the investigations of Russia's meddling in the 2016 election appear to be playing out in a "political lane." Hayden, speaking to the National Academy of Sciences' meeting... Read more
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TribLIVE
IUP team wins cybersecurity grant, will train Western PA workersstudents. The university was first designated as a National Center for Academi
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
students. The university was first designated as a National Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance by the NSA and Department of Homeland Security in 2002 and is one of nine institutions in the state to hold the designation. Jamie... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Comments on September Housing Startsnew supply (units under construction is also important for employment). These
Calculated Risk / Posted 5 days ago
new supply (units under construction is also important for employment). These graphs use a 12 month rolling total for NSA starts and completions. The blue line is for multifamily starts and the red line is for multifamily completions. The... Read more
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The Daily Record
Josiah Dykstra, PhDand computer alerts. One of the biggest challenges Dykstra and his team had to
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
and computer alerts. One of the biggest challenges Dykstra and his team had to overcome was how to get the technology into NSA buildings, which usually do not allow wireless connections, cameras, and microphones. Negotiations with security... Read more
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The Hill
The US-China cyber agreement still matters, but it's not enoughShortly thereafter, the America's own mass surveillance activities were reveale
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Shortly thereafter, the America's own mass surveillance activities were revealed with Edward Snowden's disclosures about NSA programs. A few months later, the U.S. indicted five Chinese military officials on criminal charges for cyber espionage,... Read more
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Philly.com
Kaspersky's KGB links make it a bad choice for U.S. consumerssecurity software. The breaches, which occurred back in 2015, were first discov
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
security software. The breaches, which occurred back in 2015, were first discovered (and shared way back then with the NSA) by computer spies in Israel who’d wormed into the networks of Kaspersky Lab, the New York Times reported. And this is... Read more
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International Business Times
Could North Korea be framed for global cyberattacks? the rare step of formally accusing Kim Jong-un's government of ordering the Son
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
the rare step of formally accusing Kim Jong-un's government of ordering the Sony Pictures hack, based on evidence from the NSA. But experts remain convinced that true attribution of cyberattacks remains difficult. Could North Korean hackers be... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU-US data transfer pact passes first annual reviewBRUSSELS: A year-old pact underpinning billions of dollars of transatlantic dat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BRUSSELS: A year-old pact underpinning billions of dollars of transatlantic data transfers won a green light from the European Union on Wednesday after a first review to ensure Washington protects Europeans' data stored on U.S. servers. The EU-U.S.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dasuki Asks Court to Stop Trial in Alleged Arms Possession ChargeFormer National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Sambo Dasuki, (rtd), on Tuesday, as
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Former National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Sambo Dasuki, (rtd), on Tuesday, asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to suspend further hearing in the money laundering and illegal arms possession charge the Federal Government filed against him. Dasuki... Read more
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Reuters
EU-U.S. data transfer pact passes first annual reviewBRUSSELS (Reuters) - A year-old pact underpinning billions of dollars of transa
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A year-old pact underpinning billions of dollars of transatlantic data transfers won a green light from the European Union on Wednesday after a first review to ensure Washington protects Europeans’ data stored on U.S.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dasuki Asks Court to Adjourn Trial On Alleged Illegal Arms Possession IndefinitelyAbuja — The former National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Abuja — The former National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki, has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to adjourn Sine-die his trial in the charges of unlawful possession of firearms and money laundering brought against him since... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
#TechTuesday with CNET Senior Editor Bridget Carey: “Beware of Using Public WiFi”until they were revealed by a series of media stories in The Guardian and The W
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
until they were revealed by a series of media stories in The Guardian and The Washington Post newspapers, leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, who remains in hiding in Hong Kong. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung) Internet users browse their... Read more
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DW
Malta: Europe reels from murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia |Norway to North KoreaMid-field: The United States The US ranks 43rd - two spot
DW / Posted 6 days ago
Norway to North KoreaMid-field: The United States The US ranks 43rd - two spots down from the previous year. Widespread NSA surveillance during former President Barack Obama's administration is one reason for the drop. Improvement, however,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump uses Twitter, not press leaks, for policy trial balloonshave rattled the nation’s military and intelligence communities. These leaks we
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
have rattled the nation’s military and intelligence communities. These leaks were by Army Pvt. Bradley Manning and former NSA contractor Edward Snowden — with the material later posted on WikiLeaks. These leaks evolved into bizarre sagas. After... Read more
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hcam.tv
Sheriff Peter Koutoujian Elected President of the Massachusetts Sheriffs’ AssociationReform” by the Coalition for Public Safety, Sheriff Koutoujian is a member of b
hcam.tv / Posted 7 days ago
Reform” by the Coalition for Public Safety, Sheriff Koutoujian is a member of both the National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) and Major County Sheriffs’ Association (MCSA), as well as a founding member of Law Enforcement Leaders to Reduce Crime &... Read more
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The Register
Here's a timeless headline: Adobe rushes out emergency Flash fix after hacker exploits bugbefore the emergency fix had to be released. 'Israel hacked Kaspersky and caug
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
before the emergency fix had to be released. 'Israel hacked Kaspersky and caught Russian spies using AV tool to harvest NSA exploits'READ MORE Kaspersky researcher Anton Ivanov uncovered the flaw on October 10 while investigating a hacker... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NSAs raise issues before POC, PSCMANILA, Philippines — The group of NSAs (national sports associations) seeking
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The group of NSAs (national sports associations) seeking reforms in Philippine sports are also raising critical issues before the Philippine Sports Commission. The concerned NSAs that gathered two weeks ago to put the issues on... Read more
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The Hill
ShadowBrokers cut prices, lob more insults in latest rantAlleged NSA-hackers the ShadowBrokers have cut prices on their biweekly leaks s
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Alleged NSA-hackers the ShadowBrokers have cut prices on their biweekly leaks sale. "All current, future, and past data dumps now 500 ZEC each unless previously posted as less," wrote the Brokers in a stream-of-conscious post to its official channel... Read more
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The Washington Times
Russian hacking should be watched for in U.S.in 2015. According to an Oct. 5 report in The Wall Street Journal, in 2015 an
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
in 2015. According to an Oct. 5 report in The Wall Street Journal, in 2015 an employee of a National Security Agency (NSA) contractor — perhaps intending to work at home — stole top-secret information about how the U.S. penetrates foreign... Read more
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New Kerala
New Breed of Supernatural Thrillers Inspired by Real Events - newkerala news #280827Ariz: Increasing incidents of near misses by commercial airliners and drones; b
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Ariz: Increasing incidents of near misses by commercial airliners and drones; black hat hackers pirating code from NSA; CIA claims of hacker-influenced elections; currency manipulations by the Fed and Central Bankers, worldwide-Scott claims... Read more
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