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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 17:58

WikiLeaks: CIA Uses ‘Stolen’ Malware to ‘Attribute’ Cyberattacks to Nations Like Russia

Written by  Lucas Nolan

Documents released by WikiLeaks show that the CIA  kept records of malware attacks supposedly stolen from outside agents, including the Russian government, used to “misdirect attribution” of hacking sources.

“The CIA’s hand crafted hacking techniques pose a problem for the agency,” WikiLeaks explains.

“Each technique it has created forms a ‘fingerprint’ that can be used by forensic investigators to attribute multiple different attacks to the same entity.

That’s where the CIA’s UMBRAGE team comes in. WikiLeaks describes UMBRAGE team’s activities:

The UMBRAGE team maintains a library of application development techniques borrowed from in-the-wild malware. The goal of this repository is to provide functional code snippets that can be rapidly combined into custom solutions. Rather than building feature-rich tools, which are often costly and can have significant CI value, this effort focuses on developing smaller and more targeted solutions built to operational specifications.

According to WikiLeaks, the UMBRAGE team then “collects and maintains a substantial library of attack techniques ‘stolen’ from malware produced in other states including the Russian Federation. With UMBRAGE and related projects the CIA cannot only increase its total number of attack types but also misdirect attribution by leaving behind the ‘fingerprints’ of the groups that the attack techniques were stolen from.”

CIA steals other groups virus and malware facilitating false flag attacks #Vault7https://t.co/K7wFTdlC82pic.twitter.com/Z0nat1Lqsv

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First they wiretap Trump...find nothing, then wiki-leaks spills the beans on the DNC, So the CIA does a false flag on the Russian's, then set in motion their project mocking bird on steroid's with the democrat & RINO party and their MSM asset. Wango Bango "the Trump Russian's did it"....will the truth prevail? remains to be seen.

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There is no telling who hacked nor what they hacked. In the very beginning it was reported that Russia would be blamed for hacking, but that it was all a fabrication, so I believe it never happened unless America hacked & made it look like someone else did it. We will never know the truth of the matter.

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Randy Stewart Written by Randy Stewart
March 08, 2017
We won't know the truth because our government, the one we agreed upon and vote for our representatives to run it, has and will continue to lie to us until we demand accountability.

Surely they must be mistaken, after all the CIA and FBI are as honest as Obama, Hillary, Holder and the whole lot of Congress. 
But in reality it shouldn't surprise anyone who actually has a mind and has looked at the last 50 years and the corruption they are trying to protect. Evry one should lloose all their govt pensions, perks and get locked up un General population at some or many of the nastest institutions out there. Gitmo included.
The spying was disclosed years ago in intervievs by a news person & politician who is no longer in office. He also spoke about these RFD chips that are now in most credit cards & mentioned they are for another purposeother than the owners security. They are for the Governments interception of you info. And that isn't BS.

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Congress needs to investigate and TAKE CONTROL OF THE CIA immediately. The violations of US laws prohibiting agencies like this from SPYING on US CITIZENS must be stopped!

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