Archive for the ‘CIA / FBI’ Category

Obama faced with security problem at outset of transition process

In AMERICA, CIA / FBI, CLINTON, ISRAEL, OBAMA on 06/11/2008 at 11:20 AM

WMR has learned from informed U.S. intelligence sources that prospective Barack Obama White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel has an active FBI counter-intelligence file maintained on him. Emanuel’s rise to the Chief of Staff position may pose a significant security problem for President-elect Obama if the FBI insists on conducting the full background security investigation normally required for senior White House officials. Questions about Emanuel’s links to the Israeli intelligence service, the Mossad, were allegedly so great that President Bill Clinton was forced to dismiss Emanuel from the White House staff in 1998. One of the FBI agents who discovered Emanuel’s dealings with Israeli intelligence was, according to our sources, the late FBI counter-terrorism Assistant Director John O’Neill… Wayne Madsen Report


And now the Manchurian microchip

In AMERICA, CHINA, CIA / FBI, COMPUTER / INTERNET / WEB on 18/10/2008 at 11:41 AM

The geniuses at Homeland Security who brought you hare-brained procedures at airports (which inconvenience travelers without snagging terrorists) have decreed that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. This means The Investigator — at the risk of compromising national insecurities — would be remiss not to make you aware of the hottest topic in U.S. counterintelligence circles: rogue microchips. This threat emanates from China (PRC) — and it is hugely significant. The myth: Chinese intelligence services have concealed a microchip in every computer everywhere, programmed to “call home” if and when activated. The reality: It may actually be true… Criptome