The National Security Agency (NSA) website went down Friday afternoon after an apparent DDoS attack possibly launched by Anonymous or a foreign government.

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Tuesday carried a curious coincidence when reports surfaced that there was a systemwide website outage at the same time the NSA website was reportedly hacked. VA claims the outage was due to…

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Leaked NSA Hacking Tools. In 2016, a hacker group calling itself the Shadow Brokers released a trove of 2013 NSA hacking tools and related documents. Most people believe it is a front for the Russian government. Since, then the vulnerabilities and tools have been used by both government and criminals, and put the NSA's ability to secure its own cyberweapons seriously into question.

Security Breach and Spilled Secrets Have Shaken the N.S.A Nov 12, 2017 How NSA Hacked North Korean Hackers - BankInfoSecurity The report that the NSA had hacked into many of the systems employed by the North Korean military, and was monitoring them, has prompted information security experts to question whether the agency NSA website goes down as hackers auction stolen ‘cyber NSA website goes down as hackers auction stolen ‘cyber weapons’ If you try to visit the NSA’s website right now, you’re in for a big disappointment. Graham Cluley 18 Aug 2016 - 12:23AM