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  • CIA Challenges Budding Spies

    Spot The Differences Between Two Photos BY : JULIA BANIM ON : 10 SEP 2020 16:07CIA Many of us like to wonder what it would really be like to be a secret agent, travelling to exotic locations and getting to test all sorts of futuristic gadgets. Of course, to paraphrase Liam Neeson, in order to be a good […]

  • Female Secret Agent Receives Recognition

    Spy becomes first woman of south Asian descent to get blue plaque in London Noor Inayat Khan, first female radio operator, worked in occupied France before being executed by the Nazis Noor Inayat-Khan became Britain’s ‘first Muslim war heroine in Europe’. Photograph: PA Lanre Bakare Arts and culture correspondent @lanre_bakare Thu 27 Aug 2020 19.02 EDT A […]

  • Attack Allows Hackers Spy on Phone Calls

    August 13, 2020 Swati Khandelwal A team of academic researchers—who previously made the headlines earlier this year for uncovering severe security issues in the 4G LTE and 5G networks—today presented a new attack called ‘ReVoLTE,’ that could let remote attackers break the encryption used by VoLTE voice calls and spy on targeted phone calls. The attack doesn’t […]

  • A Double Life

    Charlotte is the grand daughter of Kim Philby, Britain’s most famous communist double-agent, the elusive ‘third man’ in the notorious Cambridge spy ring. A Double Life by Charlotte Philby BOOK OF THE MONTH A Double Life by Charlotte Philby Charlotte Philby’s second novel alternates between the stories of two women in London whose lives are changed by chance: […]

  • From Spy to Farmer

    Former Israeli spy’s startup gets funding to upend Asia farming International Jul 21. 2020 Kuok Meng Xiong, director of K3 Ventures, poses for a photograph with his dog in Singapore, on March 16, 2020. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Wei Leng Tay. Photo by: Wei Leng Tay — Bloomberg Location: Singapore, Singapore   By Syndication The […]

  • True End-to-End Intuitive Encryption

    Zeva Launches ZevaCrypt™, a Solution to Simplify Use of End-to-End PIV Encryption Across Federal Agencies Including Contractors WASHINGTON, June 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zeva, Inc. a leader in Public Key Enablement, IT modernization and encryption solutions, today announced the launch of ZevaCrypt™, Zeva’s end-to-end encryption service to help federal agencies more easily use their existing PIV encryption infrastructure with emails […]

  • Beer App that Tracks

    Military And Intelligence Personnel Can Be Tracked With The Untappd Beer App May 18, 2020 By Foeke Postma Surprise! The beer-rating app Untappd can be used to track the location history of military personnel. The social network has over eight million mostly European and North American users, and its features allow researchers to uncover sensitive […]

  • The Milkmaid Spy

    The Milkmaid Spy Season 5   Virginia Hall dreamed of being America’s first female ambassador. Instead, she became a spy. Joining the ranks of the U.S.’s first civilian spy network, she operated alone in occupied France, where she built French Resistance networks, delivered critical intelligence, and sold cheese to the enemy. All on one leg. […]

  • “The Spy in Moscow Station.”

      The thrilling true story of the race to find a leak in the US embassy in Moscow – before more American assets are rounded up and killed. Foreword by Gen. Michael V. Hayden (Retd.), former director of NSA and CIA. In the late 1970s, the National Security Agency still did not officially exist – […]

  • Practical Planning for a Quantum Future

    BY STEPHANIE KANOWITZ MAR 06, 2020 Quantum information technologies stand to revolutionize government security. Exactly when that will happen is yet unknown, but a new report stresses that it’s not too soon for agencies to begin preparing. Deloitte Insights’  “The realist’s guide to quantum technology and national security” offers a way for nontechnical government leaders […]