Consortium News sued the United States government and NewsGuard Technologies for allegedly defaming the independent media organization and violating the organization’s First Amendment rights. A complaint [PDF] filed in the U.S. District Court of the Southern District of New York claims that the Pentagon's U.S. Cyber Command
A 21-year-old reservist in the United States Air National Guard suspected of leaking Pentagon documents to an invite-only group on Discord was arrested by the FBI outside his home in North Dighton, Massachusetts. Jack Teixeira was not immediately charged with a crime, however, U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland stated
A United States military whistleblower filed a series of complaints alleging the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) is engaged in the warrantless purchase and use of Americans’ internet browsing data, which it obtained from a broker. “According to the whistleblower, NCIS is purchasing access to data, which includes netflow records
"Taiwan's own watershed 'Gulf of Tonkin' event is only a matter of time," Gayl warns
The Pentagon launched an "aggressive" investigation of leaks earlier this year.