#NSA accused of hiding #spyware deep within computer hard drives – an annotated infographic

In the week that the Edward Snowden documentary “Citizenfour” won the Best Documentary award at the Oscars, it should come as no surprise to hear that the U.S. National Security Agency – the NSA to its friends – has been hiding spyware deep within computer hard drives made by top manufacturers, giving the agency the means to eavesdrop on the majority of the world’s computers.

That this revelation should come from researchers in Russia, looking to further hurt the NSA’s surveillance abilities, should also come as no surprise.

Click on the graphic for an expanded view.

Too much watchy watchy

Too much watchy watchy

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