FBI can switch your webcam on and spy on you

The FBI can secretly activate a computer’s webcam to spy on an individual without turning on the indicator light. This was confirmed by a former FBI-official in an article  in Washington Post on Friday. According to the Washington Post’s account of what Marcus Thomas — former assistant director of the FBI’s Operational Technology Division in Quantico… Read More FBI can switch your webcam on and spy on you

FBI track 100 suspected extremists in the US military

The FBI has conducted more than 100 investigations into suspected Islamic extremists within the military, NPR has learned. About a dozen of those cases are considered serious. They include not just active and reserve military personnel but also individuals who have access to military facilities such as contractors and close family members with dependent ID… Read More FBI track 100 suspected extremists in the US military

Washington will get unlimited permits to spy on you

The Republican Party in the US wants to give the FBI permission to spy on “foreigners” without limits. Republicans in the House thought they had enough votes to pass the patriot act extension with the necessary two-thirds majority. However, the GOP fell seven votes short when some of their own party voted against it, citing the… Read More Washington will get unlimited permits to spy on you