Snowden: The NSA, not Assad, took Syria off the Internet in 2012 | Ars Technica.
The NSA has exploited Heartbleed bug for years, Bloomberg reports | The Verge.
But US “may briefly authorize using a Zero Day for high priority intelligence.” NSA should stop undermining encryption standards, Obama panel says
The National Security Agency has secretly circumvented or cracked much of the digital scrambling that protects global commerce, e-mails, phone calls, medical records and Web searches. N.S.A. Foils Much Internet Encryption