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In the News: Jan 20, 2015

Snowden Refuses Iphone

Security Liability

Brazil postpones state visit to U.S.
January 20 2015
Moscow — The lawyer for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden says his client never uses an iPhone because of fears about its security, Sputnik News reports.
by JAMES COOK
"Edward never uses an iPhone; he's got a simple phone," the lawyer said. "The iPhone has special software that can activate itself without the owner having to press a button and gather information about him; that's why on security grounds he refused to have this phone."

In the News: Jan 13, 2015

Snowden Files

GCHQ scooped up journalist e-mails

Brazil postpones state visit to U.S.
January 19 2015
LONDON — Editors of Britain’s top newspapers have banded together to demand that British Prime Minister David Cameron offer better protection against snooping on journalists amid revelations that Britain’s electronic spy agency has collected e-mails from international media organizations.
By Karla Adam
The Government Communications Headquarters, or GCHQ, the British equivalent of the U.S. National Security Agency, scooped up e-mails from journalists working for major media outlets, according to documents released by Edward Snowden, the Guardian newspaper reported.