Does The FBI Really Need Apple To Unlock An iPhone? 'Bullsh*t' Says Snowden

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Tech

Edward Snowden is not a man who beats around the bush, which is why it was all the more striking when at a conference yesterday he called the FBI's cl...

The Fifa Affair: A Test of Moral Courage

John Watson | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Politics
John Watson

If there was a quote of the week competition, Chris Bryant, the shadow culture secretary, would have won it last week with his question "Is it not a b...

Probably The Real Reason Sepp Blatter Stepped Down Yesterday..

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK

Sepp Blatter, who stepped down as Fifa president on Tuesday, is under investigation by United States prosecutors and the Federal Bureau of Investigati...

A Professional Hacker Claims He Took Control Of An Entire Passenger Plane

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Tech

The FBI are investigating claims by aerospace security expert Chris Roberts that he was able to hack into an aeroplane's cockpit and take control of t...

Hackers Hack Hackers

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Tech

The hacking group Lizard Squad has reportedly been hacked into with thousands in Bitcoins stolen and the group's customer database leaked online. I...

This Is How The FBI Caught North Korea

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Tech

FBI Director James Comey has revealed they have definitive evidence proving that North Korean hackers were behind the attack on Sony Pictures. Come...

FBI Look Into J-Law Nude Photos Leak

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

The FBI have said they are on the case to find out who is responsible for private images and video footage of celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence,...

The FBI Was 'Just Kidding' About Hiring Stoned Hackers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK Tech

The FBI says it was "just kidding" about hiring stoned hackers because it couldn't find any who didn't smoke weed. FBI Director James Comey said he...

Global Arrests Made In 'Webcam Spying' Malware Scam

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Tech

Nearly 100 people from 16 different countries have been arrested for a malware scam that allowed hackers to spy on people via the unsuspecting users o...

FBI Seeks Paedophile Teacher's Victims

PA | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK

Up to 90 potential victims of a paedophile who taught at a prestigious London private school are being sought by the FBI. American William Vahey, 6...

WATCH: FBI Warns US Students About Being Recruited As Chinese Spies

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

The FBI has released a video warning American students about being recruited as spies by China, after one was sentenced to four years imprisonment for...

Man Claims FBI Interrogated Him For Wearing Google Glass At Movie Theatre

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

A man in the United States claims he was interrogated by the FBI after he wore prescription Google Glasses into a movie theatre. The man told Gadge...

Bitcoin Users Prank FBI With 'Protest Transactions' After 'Silk Road' Arrest

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The seizure of the illicit 'dark web' trading website The Silk Road and the arrest of its alleged operator last week was a big win for the FBI - even ...

Britain Gets Its 'FBI'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK

Britain's new FBI-style crime-fighting service goes live on Monday morning, targeting the countries 37,000 most serious organised criminals. The Na...

'Britain's FBI' Must Learn Hard Lessons From US Law Enforcement

The Conversation UK | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Politics
The Conversation UK

The NCA will be responsible for co-ordinating the fight against organised crime, which is estimated to cost between £20 and £40 billion a year in Britain. Predictably the NCA has become the latest agency to be hailed as "Britain's answer to the FBI".

Is MI5 Foiling Terror Plots of Its Own Hatching?

Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Politics
Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

Why would MI5 and MI6 retain the services of someone so dangerous given the overwhelming evidence of his centrality to violent radicalisation? Is MI5, through Al Muhajiroun, hatching many of the plots it lays claim to successfully foiling?

OHM and Other Three-Letter-Agencies

Arjen Kamphuis | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Tech
Arjen Kamphuis

Four years ago a somewhat unknown Australian hacker with some new ideas about the future of journalism gave the opening keynote at HAR2009. His site was called Wikileaks and some of us had a hunch that this concept might be going places. We had no idea just how far that would be...

FBI 'Kills Man During Questioning Over Boston Marathon Bombings'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK

An FBI agent has shot and killed a man who had been interviewed in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings. The FBI identified the man as Ibr...

Whistleblower: Al-Qaeda Chief Was US Asset - Did State Department Block Sunday Times Exposé of Pentagon Terrorist Ties?

Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed | Posted 20.07.2013 | UK Politics
Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

Abridged version based on full investigative report at Ceasefire Magazine A whistleblower has revealed extraordinary information on links between the...

Cameras Cameras Everywhere

William Davie | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
William Davie

There's a programme from the US that my parents like to watch called Person of Interest. My blog post today is not about Person of Interest. It's about an interesting point raised in it. Namely, does the government have a right to spy on you if this means preventing crime?

Fake AP Tweet: FBI Investigating

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK

The FBI is investigating how hackers managed to send a fake Associated Press tweet announcing an attack on the White House. FBI spokeswoman Jenny S...

The Enemy Within

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

America needs to find a way to grapple with the tensions of immigration reform and its desire to remain an open and welcoming society or risk becoming a society that eliminates all its freedoms in the name of protecting against terror.


The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Firstly, let us say that the FBI do a sterling job. But there was a moment of levity amid the tense news coming out of Boston over the weekend - in...

FBI Questioned Boston Bomb Suspect In 2011

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK

The FBI was reportedly in contact with one of the Boston bombing suspects, raising questions about whether the attack which killed three people at the...

Explosions And Gunfire Heard Outside Boston

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK

UPDATE: One Boston bombing suspect is dead, one is still at large. Police have warned residents: "He is a terrorist and wants to kill people." More he...