Friday, June 7, 2013

High-Level American Intelligence Source: “We Hack Everyone Everywhere"

Glenn Greenwald - who broke the stories on the phone and internet spying scandals this week - has a new expose ...this time on offensive cyber-warfare:

Barack Obama has ordered his senior national security and intelligence officials to draw up a list of potential overseas targets for US cyber-attacks, a top secret presidential directive obtained by the Guardian reveals.


An intelligence source with extensive knowledge of the National Security Agency's systems told the Guardian …

"We hack everyone everywhere. We like to make a distinction between us and the others. But we are in almost every country in the world."