U.S. prosecutors are preparing or weighing charges against anti-secrecy group Wikileaks and its founder for revealing sensitive government secrets, according to the two media reports.
Cisco learned from Wikileaks that the CIA had used its hardware for its surveillance efforts.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 29- When WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange disclosed earlier this month that his anti-secrecy group had obtained CIA tools for hacking into technology products made by U.S. companies, security engineers at Cisco Systems swung into action. Senior Cisco managers immediately reassigned staff from other projects to figure out how the CIA...
YANGON, March 22- One of China's biggest state-owned lenders has suspended an account used to fund ethnic rebels fighting government troops in Myanmar, halting an arrangement that could have stoked diplomatic tensions between Beijing and Myanmar. The Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, which clashed with government forces this month, said...
WASHINGTON/ FRANKFURT, March 9- WikiLeaks will provide technology companies with exclusive access to CIA hacking tools that it possesses, to allow them to patch software flaws, founder Julian Assange said on Thursday. Responding to Assange's comments, CIA spokesman Jonathan Liu, said in a statement, "As weve said previously, Julian Assange is not exactly a...
In a webcast press conference on Thursday, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange railed against the CIA, saying it has 'lost control' of its cyber weapons arsenal.
How the Trump administration has ignored some of the key lessons in how to pass health reform through Congress, NBC News reports.
An agent on China missions lamented the language barrier in one of the new documents released by WikiLeaks on Tuesday, the SCMP reports.
March 7- WikiLeaks, the website that specializes in exposing secrets, on Tuesday released what it said were thousands of documents that described internal U.S. Central Intelligence Agency discussions on hacking techniques it has used to circumvent security on electronic devices for spying. While the CIA has declined to comment, independent cyber security...
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the latest release from Wikileaks including information that the CIA may be using televisions to spy on people domestically.
WASHINGTON, March 7- Anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks on Tuesday said it had obtained a top-secret trove of hacking tools used by the CIA to break into phones, communication apps and other electronic devices, and published confidential documents on those programs. WikiLeaks, led by Julian Assange, said its publication of the documents on the hacking tools was the...
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the latest WikiLeaks email releases and the ways they could affect the election on November 8th.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the WikiLeaks release of John Podesta's emails.
Ecuador's government acknowledged it had partly restricted internet access for Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks.
Assange says the leaks will include significant information on war, arms, oil, Google and the US election.
Julian Assange believes the information could be a game changer for the outcome of the presidential election.
WikiLeaks' Julian Assange said his organization planned to release information linked to the campaign of Hillary Clinton before the election.
Ecuador will allow Swedish prosecutors to interview Wikileaks founder in its London embassy, where Assange has been living since June 2012.
WikiLeaks has released files of what it said were audio recordings pulled from DNC emails that were obtained by hacking its servers.
CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers report the latest fallout from the WikiLeaks email hack and early Democratic National Convention protests.