U.S. spy agency developing computer to crack privacy codes – report

The U.S. National Security Agency is trying to develop a computer that could ultimately break most encryption programs, whether they are used to protect other nations’ spying programs or consumers’ bank accounts, The Washington Post reported on Thursday.The report, which the newspaper said was based on documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, comes amid continuing controversy over the spy agency’s program to collect the phone records Internet communications of private citizens.
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/01/03/uk-usa-security-computer-idUKBREA0201S20140103
http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/01/03/usa-security-computer-nsa-idINDEEA0202120140103

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