Former intelligence officer USA Edward Snowden, now from-for prosecutions in the Homeland living in Russia, said that the attack on the website of the us national security Agency (NSA) is likely involved Russia.
According to Snowden, quoted by RIA “Novosti”, the responsibility of our country is indicated by indirect evidence and common sense.”
Recall that the NSA website was unavailable for almost a day: from 22.50 17.00 Monday to Tuesday. Drop site occurred after hacker group Shadow Brokers put up for sale “state set” of cyber weapons the United States. He allegedly used a different hacker group Equation Group, according to some sources close to the NSA.
Protecting Snowden, his lawyer Anatoly Kucherena said that he has the right to Express their point of view on any issue, especially such, where is the specialist.
Kucherena, quoted by “Interfax”, said that our country is not in vain “was to the freedom of speech for 70 years and now came to her, and hence to the possibility to criticize the authorities.
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