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Snowden stole `keys to the kingdom`: NSA

US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden effectively stole the "keys to the kingdom" when he swiped more than 1.5 million top secret files, a senior National Security Agency official said in an interview.

Dec 17, 2013, 01:45 AM IST

NSA chief open to storing phone data in `repository`

The National Security Agency`s director said today he is open to storing telephone records in a neutral "repository" to alleviate concerns about government snooping.

Oct 09, 2013, 09:31 AM IST

NSA chief says surviellance averted `dozens` of terror attacks

NSA Director Keith Alexander on Wednesday sought to defend the act, saying that they were able to thwart “dozens of terrorist events” due to internet and phone snooping efforts.

Jun 13, 2013, 09:37 AM IST

Anonymous `may soon be able to hack US power grid`

The head of US` NSA has warned about an emerging ability of cyber attackers to disable computer networks within the next 2 years.

Feb 23, 2012, 14:13 PM IST