Hacker market the Real Deal went mysteriously quiet, but is back online after one admin claims they got tangled in an FBI operation.
Several vendors and buyers have been caught out by undercover agents.
A backdoor to encryption, even if euphemistically rebranded as a “front door” or a “golden key,” is by definition a vulnerability.
Leaked emails show the agency wasn’t too interested in using the surveillance tool.
The bureau didn’t call it that way, but it used techniques usually associated with hackers.
Leaked emails provide some insight into why the FBI has been buying from Hacking Team.
FBI Director James Comey is willing to say anything to make you think that encryption will make us unsafe.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse says we'll all 'pay the price' of encryption, whether it's through a "terrorist attack" or "family-by-family" as criminals evade law enforcement.
From the FBI to the government of Sudan.
The numbers don’t back up the FBI’s claims that encryption is getting in the way of fighting crime.