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  • ARRESTS Sow Mistrust Inside a Clan of Hackers [@BarrettBrownLOL Statement on Yesterday's FBI Raid]

    03/07/2012 4:58:43 PM PST · by fight_truth_decay · 5 replies
    NYT ^ | March 6, 2012 | SOMINI SENGUPTA
    For months, The Real Sabu, as he called himself on Twitter, boasted, cursed and egged on his followers to take part in computer attacks against private companies and government agencies worldwide. “Don’t give in to these people,” he wrote on Monday, ridiculing “cowards” in the federal government. “Fight back. Stay strong.” It turns out that Sabu had become an informant for federal law enforcement authorities. On Tuesday, in what could be one of the biggest breakthroughs in the government crackdown on a loose, large confederation of politically inspired “hacktivists,” he was unmasked and revealed to have helped the authorities catch...
  • What is InfraGard? ( Have you heard of this group?)

    10/30/2010 9:32:05 PM PDT · by Candor7 · 25 replies · 2+ views
    31-Oct-2010 40,255 MEMBERS (Including FBI) InfraGard is a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) program that began in the Cleveland Field Office in 1996. It was a local effort to gain support from the information technology industry and academia for the FBI’s investigative efforts in the cyber arena. The program expanded to other FBI Field Offices, and in 1998 the FBI assigned national program responsibility for InfraGard to the former National Infrastructure Protection Center (NIPC) and to the Cyber Division in 2003. InfraGard and the FBI have developed a relationship of trust and credibility in the exchange of information concerning various...
  • Citizen Spies

    01/28/2010 2:18:16 AM PST · by rae4palin · 4 replies · 559+ views
    Atlas Shrugs ^ | 1/28/10 | rae4palin
    "At its most basic level, InfraGard is a partnership between the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the private sector. InfraGard is an association of businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies, and other participants dedicated to sharing information and intelligence to prevent hostile acts against the United States. InfraGard Chapters are geographically linked with FBI Field Office territories." Among the groups reporting to the DOJ, DHS, FEMA and FBI are: ACORN; The ADL; Thousands of Community Organizations; Americorps; Citizen Corps; Militias; Your neighbor; Your family. Obama's private army. N'est-ce pas? This is not a joke - Laura came...
  • FBI InfraGard warns of a crescendo of public concern about Obama's eligibility

    04/06/2009 4:21:03 PM PDT · by cycle of discernment · 216 replies · 10,014+ views
    FBI InfraGard warns of a crescendo of public concern about Obama's eligibility April 05, 2009 11:14 Tasked by the FBI to provide "informational analysis" on conditions which could be construed as potentially harmful to civil order and national security, InfraGard, of the FBI's National Infrastructure Protection Center (NIPC), issued an unclassified Protective Intelligence Communication report in March 2009 regarding the "crescendo" of public concern about Obama's presidential eligibility. Authored by Dr. Lyle J. Rapacki, Protective Intelligence Specialist and Agent, the report summarizes the substance of legal challenges to Obama on the question of his constitutional eligibility and concludes that if...
  • Exclusive! The FBI Deputizes Business

    02/08/2008 10:49:33 AM PST · by BGHater · 112 replies · 551+ views
    The Progressive ^ | 07 Feb 2008 | Matthew Rothschild
    Today, more than 23,000 representatives of private industry are working quietly with the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security. The members of this rapidly growing group, called InfraGard, receive secret warnings of terrorist threats before the public does—and, at least on one occasion, before elected officials. In return, they provide information to the government, which alarms the ACLU. But there may be more to it than that. One business executive, who showed me his InfraGard card, told me they have permission to “shoot to kill” in the event of martial law. InfraGard is “a child of the FBI,”...
  • National Counterintelligence Executive (NCIX) Advisory for Dec 15-21, 2002

    12/11/2002 5:46:41 PM PST · by FourPeas · 3 replies · 413+ views
    Sent: Friday, December 06, 2002 12:40 PM Subject: NCIX WEB SITE UPDATE ADVISORY #24-2002 Dear Friends and Colleagues: According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), a loose network of antiwar groups is planning a "week of action against warmongering" to occur December 15 - 21, 2002. Organizers, who have expressed strong opposition to possible U.S. military action against Iraq, are advocating "explicit and direct attack upon the war machine," and have called for attacks on the headquarter facilities and other assets of oil companies and defense contractors, singling out Boeing and Lockheed Martin. Department of Defense (DoD) assets also...