Prosecuting Wikileaks, Protecting Press Freedoms: Drawing the Line at Knowing Collaboration with a Foreign Intelligence Agency

Top law professor who was witness for defense of Chelsea Manning, explains why Assange’s actions in 2016 may be very different.

Source: Prosecuting Wikileaks, Protecting Press Freedoms: Drawing the Line at Knowing Collaboration with a Foreign Intelligence Agency

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Spies Without Borders – How the FSB Infiltrated the International Visa System – bellingcat

Chinese telecoms giant ZTE is helping Venezuela build a system that monitors citizen behavior through a new identification card. The “fatherland card,” already used by the government to track voting, worries many in Venezuela and beyond.

Source: Spies Without Borders – How the FSB Infiltrated the International Visa System – bellingcat

A new Venezuelan ID, created with China’s ZTE, tracks citizen behavior

Chinese telecoms giant ZTE is helping Venezuela build a system that monitors citizen behavior through a new identification card. The “fatherland card,” already used by the government to track voting, worries many in Venezuela and beyond.

Source: A new Venezuelan ID, created with China’s ZTE, tracks citizen behavior

Securing Our Elections: How States Can Mitigate the Potential Damage of Hacked Voter Registration Rolls

What would happen if a cyberattack against our election systems compromised states’ registration databases and millions of voters were forced to cast a provisional ballot?

Source: Securing Our Elections: How States Can Mitigate the Potential Damage of Hacked Voter Registration Rolls

CIA concludes Saudi crown prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi’s death, official says – CNNPolitics

You shall know the truth and the truth shall … be brutal. Once out, this one could not be sugar coated, and if he with is strategic importance, status, power, relationships and wealth does not get a pass (in assessments) no one does. 

How context, profiles, actions, timelines, sequences, HUMINT, SIGNIT and surveillance in aggregate and in a mosaic tell a story. It is integrity. Did I just accuse CIA of having integrity? I thought that was an FBI thing!

The CIA has concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman personally ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, despite the Saudi government’s denials that the de facto ruler was involved, according to a senior US official.

Source: CIA concludes Saudi crown prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi’s death, official says – CNNPolitics