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NSA Going Deeper Into Your Life Than You Thought
patriots billboard ^ | 10/8/13 | Dan Auerbach

Posted on 10/08/2013 5:57:56 PM PDT by Nachum

Dan Auerbach 10-8-13 We’ve long suspected that the NSA, the world’s premiere spy agency, was pretty good at breaking into computers. But now, thanks to an article by security expert Bruce Schneier—who is working with the Guardian to go through the Snowden documents—we have a much more detailed view of how the NSA uses exploits in order to infect the computers of targeted users. The template for attacking people with malware used by the NSA is in widespread use by criminals and fraudsters, as well as foreign intelligence agencies, so it’s important to understand and defend against this threat to avoid being a victim to the plethora of attackers out there.

How Does Malware Work Exactly?

Deploying malware over the web generally involves two steps. First, as an attacker, you have to get your victim to visit a website under your control. Second, you have to get software—known as malware—installed on the victim’s computer in order to gain control of that machine. This formula isn’t universal, but is often how web-based malware attacks proceed.

In order to accomplish the first step of getting a user to visit a site under your control, an attacker might email the victim text that contains a link to the website in question, in a so-called phishing attack. The NSA reportedly uses phishing attacks sometimes, but we’ve learned that this step usually proceeds via a so-called “man-in-the-middle” attack.1 The NSA controls a set of servers codenamed “Quantum” that sit on the Internet backbone, and these servers are used to redirect targets away from their intended destinations to still other NSA-controlled servers that are responsible for the injection of malware. So, for example, if a targeted user visits “yahoo.com”, the target’s browser will display the ordinary Yahoo! landing page but will actually be communicating with

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TOPICS: Computers/Internet
KEYWORDS: malware; nsa

1 posted on 10/08/2013 5:57:56 PM PDT by Nachum
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To: Nachum

i have been going through a lot of anal itching cream


2 posted on 10/08/2013 5:59:37 PM PDT by bigheadfred
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3 posted on 10/08/2013 6:01:29 PM PDT by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
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To: bigheadfred
Ya got a govenrment who intentionally dosed unsuspecting innocent America's with LSD in the late 50s. As agents of the government peered out from two way mirrors in hotel rooms, watching the guinea pigs do the big chicken.

Is anyone surprised by this?

4 posted on 10/08/2013 6:03:44 PM PDT by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: Nachum

Why were the boston terrorists IGNORED, the warnings
IGNORED, and they were let in without passports???

Answer: the same reason US troops cannot fight back
and the borders are wide open.

TREASON.


5 posted on 10/08/2013 6:07:58 PM PDT by Diogenesis
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To: Nachum

nsa ... whom is that?


6 posted on 10/08/2013 6:10:53 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: dragnet2
no surprise here

FIG. 12: ATMOSPHERIC WEAPONS TESTING FALLOUT 1952-63

The radiation fallout map from “Under The Cloud: The Decades of Nuclear Testing”, illustrates the effects of 1200 nuclear weapons tests conducted at the Nevada Test Site. The U.S. Government admitted in November, 2002, that every person living in the United States between 1958 and 1963 was exposed to fallout from nuclear weapons testing.

my third arm DOES come in handy sometimes though

7 posted on 10/08/2013 6:16:23 PM PDT by bigheadfred
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To: Nachum
Then the lights begin to flicker and the sound becomes dim and the nsa has found another place to play? But whom is actually to blame? It becomes another melody that everyone can sing and then nobody recognizes the ruse(s). Yep, few ever made a sound but all the words were caught. Goes thousands of times around the world. Will not surprise me should they blame it on me. nsa, whom is that?

Don't understand? Don't worry; neither do I.

8 posted on 10/08/2013 6:17:11 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: bigheadfred

yep fred. One of those times where we shall see what the future brings.


9 posted on 10/08/2013 6:18:57 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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Judging from the past ... won’t be the last time.
10 posted on 10/08/2013 6:20:05 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: dragnet2
And then there was the Tuskegee syphilis experiment...Have you gotten your mandatory flu shot yet?
11 posted on 10/08/2013 6:20:33 PM PDT by RC one
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To: musicman

Than You Thought

Hardly. I think they have the count of my pubic hairs in their db.


12 posted on 10/08/2013 6:22:25 PM PDT by DManA (.)
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To: Nachum

Did anyone who commented on this article actually read it?


13 posted on 10/08/2013 6:23:24 PM PDT by PaleoBob
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too skerry to read.


14 posted on 10/08/2013 6:28:11 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: bigheadfred
Good map.

Here is something you'll like.

Everyone on the planet should be glowing in the dark.

A Time-Lapse Map of Every Nuclear Explosion Since 1945

15 posted on 10/08/2013 6:37:33 PM PDT by UCANSEE2 (The monsters are due on Maple Street)
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To: Diogenesis
Why were the boston terrorists IGNORED, the warnings IGNORED, and they were let in without passports???

Our ruling class is only human. You can't reasonably expect the NSA to track everything a few Chechen terrorists say and do, not when they are swamped keeping track of everyone on FR, every Christian, every American with prior military service, every NRA member, and every other potential terrorist that Obama has told them takes precedence over a few immigrants who might produce a man-caused disaster or two.

Note to my personal NSA monitor: I think you're doing a great job, and I'm glad you are essential and didn't get furloughed. Can you tell me what my wife might want for Christmas?

16 posted on 10/08/2013 6:43:47 PM PDT by Pollster1 ("Shall not be infringed" is unambiguous.)
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To: PaleoBob
Did anyone who commented on this article actually read it?

Nah. If you click on the link, you get this virus:


17 posted on 10/08/2013 6:47:30 PM PDT by UCANSEE2 (The monsters are due on Maple Street)
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To: bigheadfred; RC one
Absolutely...Prevailing winds pushed the fallout all over the U.S. especially towards the east from Vegas.

The stupid used to go rent out hotel rooms in Vegas, just to watch the detonations...

Those running government today are just as reckless and dangerous.

18 posted on 10/08/2013 7:05:13 PM PDT by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: bigheadfred

“t every person living in the United States between 1958 and 1963 was exposed to fallout from nuclear weapons testing.”

And the effects from that are proven to be what? And what was the alternative; should we have not developed nuclear weapons?
Not sure what point you are making.


19 posted on 10/08/2013 7:18:12 PM PDT by HereInTheHeartland (Sign at WWII Memorial: NORMANDY WAS CLOSED WHEN WE GOT THERE, TOO.)
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To: HereInTheHeartland
The effects?

So your nose, crank or jaw rotted off by the late 60s and 70s into the 80s....So what...Who cares! Government says it was nearly perfectly safe...The same levels as eating Beijing microwave popcorn. Yep...I believe it.

Detonating atomic/nuclear weapons over your own homeland is really clever stuff.

20 posted on 10/08/2013 7:30:03 PM PDT by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: RC one

Have you gotten your mandatory flu shot yet?

_____________________

They are not mandatory.


21 posted on 10/09/2013 5:45:20 AM PDT by SumProVita (Cogito, ergo....Sum Pro Vita - Modified Descartes)
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To: SumProVita

They absolutely positively are for some of us.


22 posted on 10/09/2013 5:46:22 AM PDT by RC one
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To: HereInTheHeartland
And what was the alternative

If only there were some place to detonate nuclear weapons where the fallout wouldn't go into the air... perhaps we could find large deposits of dirtlike and rocklike substances somewhere that could be used as shielding....

23 posted on 10/09/2013 8:43:57 AM PDT by shego
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To: shego

They did that too in Vegas...One of them broke/fractured the earths surface and dosed all those above, as they ran for their lives...


24 posted on 10/09/2013 8:47:41 AM PDT by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: PaleoBob; Nachum; no-to-illegals; UCANSEE2; dragnet2; HereInTheHeartland
Did anyone who commented on this article actually read it?

Did anyone read my file before commenting on my commenting? It says right there on the label: MALadjusted Creepy Ass Cracka. I figgered my comments show I ware it well.

25 posted on 10/09/2013 11:37:26 AM PDT by bigheadfred (INFIDEL)
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To: bigheadfred; Nachum; no-to-illegals; UCANSEE2; dragnet2; HereInTheHeartland

O.K. I’ll try it again. When there is an article posted that says NSA is running programs that track EVERY SINGLE ONE OF US ALL DAY LONG DOING WHATEVER WE ARE DOING and thus is in a position to DESTROY EACH AND EVERY ONE OF US do people READ the article?

To prove you have READ the articles, could you send me the NAME of the person NSA destroyed via privacy intrusions, electronic surveillance etc.

Just a name answers this post. A real person’s name. Somebody who is locked up, or dead, or ruined, or forced to live in exile, someone who was NOT a terrorist and NOT Snowden. Just THAT person’s name.

The victim. NSA’s victim. If you’ve read all these articles surely you have come across the name of an otherwsie innocent American citizen who was a victim. What’s his name?


26 posted on 10/09/2013 3:39:36 PM PDT by PaleoBob
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To: PaleoBob

James Madison.


27 posted on 10/09/2013 3:46:07 PM PDT by gaijin
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To: PaleoBob; Nachum; no-to-illegals; UCANSEE2; dragnet2; HereInTheHeartland; null and void

Michael Hastings

I don’t believe in coincidences.


28 posted on 10/09/2013 4:47:39 PM PDT by bigheadfred (INFIDEL)
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To: PaleoBob

Steve Bridges.


29 posted on 10/09/2013 4:49:49 PM PDT by null and void (I'm betting on an Obama Trifecta: A Nobel Peace Prize, an Impeachment, AND a War Crimes Trial...)
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To: PaleoBob

I have no idea what you’re babbling about.


30 posted on 10/09/2013 4:56:53 PM PDT by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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To: null and void

Thanks for the info.


31 posted on 10/13/2013 6:22:07 AM PDT by PaleoBob
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To: bigheadfred

Thanks for the info.


32 posted on 10/13/2013 6:22:37 AM PDT by PaleoBob
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To: bigheadfred

Thanks for the info.


33 posted on 10/13/2013 6:22:40 AM PDT by PaleoBob
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To: PaleoBob
What’s his name?

Several General's names come to mind. Certain you have those names too.

34 posted on 10/13/2013 7:24:56 AM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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