“Will no one rid me of this troublesome priest?” These words, uttered by English King Henry II put in motion the killing of Sir Thomas Beckett, the Archbishop of Canterbury, who had questioned the authority of his sovereign. What significance could this event have to […]
“This is not a malfunction of your TV,” it is just the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) that is spying on you according to the latest information broadcast by Wikileaks and whose authenticity has yet to be verified. The CIA would compete with its colleague […]
While several senior US intelligence officials have previously disagreed with the new President Donald Trump, they are not representative of the entire community. Most of them were promoted during the two mandates of Barack Obama and many are therefore politically distant from Trump. Considering the...
In recent years, a number of spying cases emerged, involving US agencies gathering intelligence about the French government (and everything that’s more or less technological). Each time, the French authorities downplayed the seriousness of the operations carried out by one of its closest strategic ally...
After the resignation of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, an operation would be ongoing at the White House where the Trump administration would actively seek to identify who regularly disseminates notes on the details of President Donald Trump’s telephone conversations with his foreign counterparts. Indeed, […]
By 2020, the official personnel of the French foreign intelligence agency (DGSE) will exceed 7,000 employees with the recruitment of 600 new hires. If a large number of profiles are being sought, analysts, engineers, linguists and cyber-experts should make the bulk of these future new employees. […]
According to Russian sources, two executive members of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation (FSB) were reportedly arrested and jailed as well as an official of the cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab. These individuals, identified as Serguei Mikhailov, Dmitri Dokuchayev and Ruslan Stoianov, would […]
In the case of cyber espionage between the United States and Russia, it is not so much the stolen information that worries those who like incumbent US President Barack Obama have denounced it but a whole set of factors able to deeply modify the usual...
Previously: ex-CIA Officer tells why Hillary Clinton lost (Part 3) Never Believe Your Own BS CIA Ops Officers are pragmatic glad-handers. I may have stretched the truth sometimes, but never considered myself a “liar” – I will leave that to the politicians. I would never, however, […]
“Fake News” would have influenced the two most important political events of the year 2016, namely the Brexit and the defeat of Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Starting from such a serious assumption, various American companies including major online services such as Google, Twitter and Facebook […]