Siobhan Gorman

Global Politics

National Security Agency calls hacktivist group 'Anonymous' a threat to national security

In Anonymous's move away from denial of service attacks and toward real-world interaction -- like recent threats against the Los Zetas Cartel -- the hacktivists have attracted the attention of the National Security Agency. In private meetings at the White House, NSA director General Keith Alexander warned that in a year or two, the group could attack the American energy grid and shut off power for millions.


Global Politics

Report on CIA Abuses to be Released

Portions of a 2004 report looking at abuses inside CIA prisons are expected to be made public today. For details, The Takeaway speaks to Siobhan Gorman, intelligence correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, and Art Keller, a former CIA case officer.