On Tuesday, Clapper himself estimated that less than 10 percent of the documents Snowden took were from the NSA.
If a powerful entity like the NSA is after you, no software is likely to save you.
In July, despite the unified opposition of House GOP leaders, 94 House Republicans voted to limit NSA spying.
When the NSA intercepts and records a communication, it has “collected” or “acquired” it.
The NSA might gain additional latitude when the software it wants to exploit is no longer supported by its parent company.
He has already rejected at least one calling for separate leaders for the NSA and the United States Cyber Command.
Recent revelations about the NSA prove that oversight and accountability are as necessary now as they were four decades ago.
No one, including Kobeissi, would call Cryptocat “NSA proof.”
Edward Snowden, a Booz Allen Hamilton employee, says he leaked top-secret NSA intel.
As far as the NSA was concerned, that made his article into a weapon, and therefore unpublishable.