retroworks writes: Wikileaks press release from September 4 has not gotten much mainstream coverage (Digital Journal, Infosecurity-magazine). But it's an interesting circle... Wikileaks "Counter Intelligence" Unit is tracking the firms hired to track Julian Assange. The press release claims to have provided significant insight into "bulk interception methods for voice, SMS, MMS, email, fax and satellite phone communications." The released documents also show intelligence contractors selling the ability to analyse web and mobile interceptions in real-time, according to the release.
...though his invention worked superbly -- his theory was a crock of sewage from
beginning to end. -- Vernor Vinge, "The Peace War"