---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2002 14:17:33 -0400 From: "Aftergood, Steven" <saftergoodat_private> To: secrecy_newsat_private Subject: Secrecy News -- 09/17/02 SECRECY NEWS from the FAS Project on Government Secrecy Volume 2002, Issue No. 90 September 17, 2002 ** SATELLITE RECONNAISSANCE OF IRAQ ** TRANSPARENCY IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE ** DETAILS EMERGE ON NOVEMBER 17 GROUP ** NEW, IMPROVED MOSSAD RECRUITING AD ** SECRECY IN THE NEWS [...] NEW, IMPROVED MOSSAD RECRUITING AD The Mossad, Israel's foreign intelligence organization, has produced a snazzy new recruiting ad that was published on the web last week: http://www.mohr.gov.il/intro_flash.html The "flash" presentation culminates in an application form for would-be Mossad operatives to fill in and transmit. But the security of the site, or rather the lack of any security, was promptly mocked in the Israeli press. "Any child could break into the Mossad's internet site," wrote Dror Globerman and Eytan Rabin in the Israeli newspaper Ma'ariv on September 13. Subsequently, the application form was modified to permit encrypted transmission. [...] _______________________________________________ Secrecy News is written by Steven Aftergood and published by the Federation of American Scientists. To SUBSCRIBE to Secrecy News, send email to secrecy_news-requestat_private with "subscribe" in the body of the message. To UNSUBSCRIBE, send a blank email message to secrecy_news-removeat_private OR email your request to saftergoodat_private Secrecy News is archived at: http://www.fas.org/sgp/news/secrecy/index.html _______________________ Steven Aftergood Project on Government Secrecy Federation of American Scientists web: www.fas.org/sgp/index.html email: saftergoodat_private voice: (202) 454-4691 - ISN is currently hosted by Attrition.org To unsubscribe email majordomoat_private with 'unsubscribe isn' in the BODY of the mail.
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