Mongoose: Back Story on NSA CIA and Crypto Company

Government, Ineptitude, Military

Adult leadership still lacking….

As the U.S. spied on the world, the CIA and NSA bickered

The terms of the transaction were all in place when the NSA abruptly “opted out” of negotiations to acquire the Swiss firm, Crypto AG, in the late 1950s, according to the documents. NSA’s last-minute balk is depicted as a typically misguided move by a code-breaking agency known for risk aversion, raising petty objections and “dithering.”

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