Secret agent
Espionage or, casually, spying involves a spy ring, government, company/firm or individual obtaining information considered secret or confidential without the permission of the holder of the informati...
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N.S.A. Contractor Arrested In Possible New Theft Of Secrets
A contractor is thought to have taken the highly classified “source code” developed by the agency to break into computer systems of foreign governments.
Hackers Claim To Auction Data They Stole From NSA-Linked Spies
A group calling itself Shadow Brokers has claimed to hack the NSA-connected hackers known as Equation Group and put their stolen files up for sale.
10 Spies Who Aren’t Household Names
We've all heard of Mata Hari, Nathan Hale and, more recently, Anna Chapman. But given the nature of the job, it's probably safe to say that the most successful spies don't always become household name...
How to Make Ninja Squishy Balls!
Call them Yoshi eggs, Stress-balls, or Ninja Turtle squishies. Here’s how to turn party balloons and baking flour, into a custom set of superhero power balls.
US Officials Report Massive Breach Of Federal Personnel Data-4 Million Accounts Hacked
US government agencies have been hit by a "massive breach" affecting the personal data of millions of federal workers, officials said. The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) confirmed on Thursday th...
Computer spying malware uncovered with 'stealth' features-Symantec
Nov 23 (Reuters) - An advanced malicious software application has been uncovered that since 2008 was used to spy on private companies, governments, research institutes and individuals in 10 countries,...
Things You Didn’t Know About Ninjas
Shrouded in mystery these 25 things you didn't know about ninjas will enlighten you about the ancient way of the shinobi.
Mata Hari - Did they get Mata Hari wrong? | World news | The Guardian
Mata Hari, the most renowned woman spy in history, who was shot for betraying secrets that were said to have lead to the deaths of thousands of soldiers during the first world war, may have been wrong...
Mata Hari - Mata Hari was only interested in one thing - and it wasn't espionage | Mail Online
Killed by a firing squad, she's the most notorious woman spy in history. Mata Hari caused the deaths of tens of thousands of French soldiers - except that she may not have been guilty at all
Ninja
A ninja (忍者) or shinobi (忍び) was a covert agent or mercenary in feudal Japan. The functions of the ninja included espionage, sabotage, infiltration, and assassination, and open combat in certa...
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Mole (espionage)
In espionage jargon, a mole (also called a penetration agent, deep cover agent, or sleeper agent) is a long-term spy (espionage agent) who is recruited before he or she has access to secret intelligen...
Undercover officer
To go "undercover" is to avoid detection by the entity one is observing, and especially to disguise one's own identity or use an assumed identity for the purposes of gaining the trust of an individual...
Sleeper agent
A sleeper agent is a spy who is placed in a target country or organization, not to undertake an immediate mission, but rather to act as a potential asset if activated. Sleeper agents are popular plot ...
Double agent
In the field of counterintelligence, a double agent (also double secret agent) is an employee of a secret intelligence service, whose primary purpose is to spy on a different target organization, but ...
Agent provocateur
An agent provocateur (French for "inciting agent") is an undercover agent who acts to entice another person to commit an illegal or rash act or falsely implicate them in partaking in an illegal act. ...
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Agent handling
In intelligence organizations, agent handling is the management of agents, principal agents, and agent networks (called "assets") by intelligence officers typically known as case officers.
A pri...
Spymaster
A spymaster is the leader of a spy ring, run by a secret service.
Intelligence agency
An intelligence agency is a government agency responsible for the collection, analysis, and exploitation of information and intelligence in support of law enforcement, national security, defence and f...
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Industrial espionage
Industrial espionage, economic espionage or corporate espionage is a form of espionage conducted for commercial purposes instead of purely national security. Economic espionage is conducted or orches...
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N.S.A. Contractor Arrested In Possible New Theft Of Secrets
A contractor is thought to have taken the highly classified “source code” developed by the agency to break into computer systems of foreign governments.
Valtiollinen poliisi
Valtiollinen poliisi (Valpo; literally "state police" or "governmental police") was the predecessor of the Finnish Security Intelligence Service.
Valtiollinen poliisi has its roots in Osasto III (...
No. 161 Squadron RAF
No. 161 (Special Duties) Squadron was a highly secretive unit of the Royal Air Force, which, together with 138 Squadron, was tasked with missions of the Special Operations Executive during the Second ...