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Round Two: WannaCry Ransomware That Struck the Globe Is Back

Ransomware that emerged from a dump of alleged NSA exploits has quickly learned from its mistakes.
Joseph Cox
5.14.17
Views My Own

The Republican Hypocrisy on Surveillance, Leaks and Snowden

Congressman Devin Nunes is apparently fine with revealing classified information as long as it helps Donald Trump.
Marcy Wheeler
3.23.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Is Your Microwave Watching You? Kellyanne Conway Says Maybe

"We know this is a fact of modern life," she added.
River Donaghey
3.14.17
Donald Trump

America's National Security Adviser Resigns Over Russia Chats

Yeah, this is all actually happening. We're in a shitty 80s spy movie.
sam wolfson
2.14.17
Art

The USB Manicure Puts Data at Your Fingertips

Nail art gets a conceptual makeover with this DIY manicure from Nadja Buttendorf and Aram Bartholl.
Andrew Salomone
10.1.16
The Sick Day Issue

Sitting Down with a Post-9/11 Whistleblower

Before Chelsea Manning, Julian Assange, or Edward Snowden, there was Thomas Drake.
Ben Makuch
9.16.16
Film

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Explains Why He’s the Perfect Person to Play Snowden

The star opens up about 'Snowden,' patriotism, and his family's longstanding awareness that the government isn't always doing as it seems.
Mike Pearl
9.13.16
Art

The Surveillance Artist Turning Landscape Photography Inside Out

Trevor Paglen's take on surveillance, privacy, and other big themes through the use of photography.
Catherine Chapman
9.1.16
video

Trevor Paglen's Deep Web Dive | Behind the Scenes

Taking his art to a literal new level, the artist dives deep in the Atlantic Ocean to photograph NSA underwater internet cables.
The Creators Project
8.30.16
News

Canada’s Spy Agency Now Intercepting Private Messages 26 Times More Than Previously

Why, you ask? That's a good question.
Rachel Browne
8.26.16
Art

NSA Document T-Shirts Let You Wear State Secrets on Your Sleeve

The Big Data Pawn Shop is an online superstore of kitschy knick knacks decorated with leaked NSA documents.
Beckett Mufson
5.30.16
tech

This Guy Invented an App that's Bringing More Surveillance Cameras to the World

Perch makes it easier than ever to catch people acting sketchy, if you're into that sort of thing.
Mike Pearl
5.19.16
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