CIA malware codenames are freaking amazing.


America’s Central Intelligence Agency has a bit of a bad reputation. That’s possibly because they’re digital voyeurs; high-tech Peeping Toms that almost certainly have footage of you laying a steaming cable, shot through the telephoto lens of a Predator drone. But in this article, I want to shine a light on an often-overlooked side of the CIA. It turns out that in addition to being skilled codebreakers, mathematicians, and spooks, the CIA also contains some creative geniuses who have conceived some truly imaginative (and bonkers) names for their top-secret projects. Here are some of my favourites. Brutal Kangaroo Anyone else…

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