Espionage suspect totally thought messages to Chinese intel were deleted

On June 22, Kevin Patrick Mallory was brought before a US federal judge for his first hearing on charges that he sold highly classified documents to a Chinese intelligence agent. These documents, which are considered “National Defense Information,” included at least one Top Secret document and three classified as Secret, were found on a phone Mallory […]

‘Okja’ Trailer: Family Adventure Meets Corporate Espionage in Bong Joon-ho’s New Netflix Film

There have been plenty of movies where an unsuspecting kid stumbles upon some kind of friendly creature, only to have the government or some greedy corporation want it for their own purposes. However, you’ve never seen that story in the hands of a director like Bong Joon-ho (Snowpiercer). Okja can best be described as E.T. […]

Last night's TV reviewed: Bitter taste of espionage

A Russian dissident and former KGB man was poisoned with the world’s most lethal toxin in a West End sushi restaurant.  Amid blanket denials and official indifference, Alexander Litvinenko, a husband and father, wasted away, his dramatic decline captured on the front covers over barely more than a few days.  His haunted face seemed to […]

Sex toy espionage: Vibrator maker to pay out $3mn for tracking customer usage

Published time: 14 Mar, 2017 14:19 A Canadian sex-toy manufacturer has agreed to pay US$ 3 million (CAD$ 4 million) to customers for collecting data relating to their sexual habits without their consent. The settlement is the result of a class action lawsuit filed against Standard Innovation, the company behind the We-Vibe 4 Plus vibrator, […]

Wikileaks releases CIA espionage orders for 2012 French presidential election

Published time: 16 Feb, 2017 18:26Edited time: 16 Feb, 2017 18:40 Wikileaks has released three classified CIA espionage orders revealing details of an alleged seven-month long spying campaign by the agency ahead of the 2012 French presidential election. The documents disclose that all of France’s major political parties were targeted for infiltration by the CIA’s […]