Courage our network


These three slides, taken from a 11 April 2013 NSA presentation show screenshots from a tool called CyberCOP, which appears to monitor botnets and the DDOS attacks they perform: see the article Cyberkrieg: Wie gefährdet ist Deutschland?, 12 January 2015.

Continue reading

Video: Edward Snowden at TED2014

Originally posted at

Edward Snowden made a surprise appearance at TED2014 on 18 March 2014, speaking in Vancouver by means of a mobile video unit which he could control from a remote location. Snowden’s TED talk took the form of a conversation with Chris Anderson and Tim Berners-Lee, who had called for the formulation of an online bill of rights less than a week earlier.

A transcript follows after the video below.

Continue reading