National Security
3:12 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

NSA Has Cracked Much Of The World's Computer Encryption

Originally published on Fri September 6, 2013 3:20 pm

Documents revealed by former government contractor Edward Snowden show the National Security Agency has the ability to crack encryption that is supposed to keep communications and data private. The NSA has also worked with companies to insert vulnerabilities into their products to make them hackable by the NSA. Robert Siegel talks with Stuart Millar, U.S. deputy editor for The Guardian.