Tailored Access Operations

NSA spying on Microsoft Windows crash error reports

You may think that it’s harmless enough to click on the “Send Error Report” button and send details of the crash to Microsoft, but recent revelations about NSA surveillance underline that there are risks.

And they are no laughing matter.

DROPOUTJEEP. Can the NSA spy on every iPhone on the planet?

Breathless headlines suggest that the NSA can snoop on everyone’s iPhone, turn on your phone’s camera and read all your messages.

But the story isn’t quite as simple as that.