NSA Ops: Worse Than You Thought

December 2013
Moderate Voice;12/30/2013, p5
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The article offers information on the several activities of the Tailored Access Operations (TAO) of the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) as revealed by Der Spiegel, German publication. Topics of discussion included were USB sticks with hidden transmitters, intercepting cell phone signals and delivery of malicious software to designated computers. It also reports about exploiting vulnerabilities in products from Cisco Systems Inc., Dell Inc., and Western Digital Corp.


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