The U.S. government pushed other countries to prosecute WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, and Britain’s spy agency GCHQ collected data on everyone visiting the website, according to report today by The Intercept. The article, based on documents from Edward Snowden, also said that the NSA was considering ways to spy on the hacking group Anonymous and users of the file-sharing site Pirate Bay, even if the intercepted communications were only between Americans.
U.S. and U.K. Targeted WikiLeaks With Surveillance and Political Pressure, Documents Show
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:25:19 GMT