The U.S. Secret Service also agreed to emails and computer files on an internal computer network, according to "Der Spiegel", citing documents Snowden.
The National Security Agency (NSA) of the United States spied on the European Union (EU) and the UN, says the German weekly “Der Spiegel”, referring to documents from U.S. intelligence excolaborador Edward Snowden .
It was not eavesdropping or snooping through microphones in the building
According to that source, a few minutes of extremely sensitive classified NSA, for September 2010, describes a series of cyber attacks against the EU delegation in Washington.
It was not eavesdropping or snooping through microphones in the building, but of its internal computer network, says the weekly, which ensures that had access to these documents Snowden .
With this system, the U.S. secret services both content accessed confidential discussions as emails and files of EU computer.
The EU, the ‘target’
These methods were used, according to the number of “Der Spiegel” which goes on sale Sunday, in the representations of the EU and UN in Washington.
Security experts from the EU have been numerous hacking attempts
NSA documents EU qualify “target” computer attacks and was also the U.S. Department responsible for a series of attacks detected in Brussels.
“Spiegel” also tells that for about five years, security experts from the EU have been numerous hacking attempts on his home of Justus Lipsius, Brussels, where every minister s highest civil community and the Union European office have internet connections.
Computer security experts tracked community of those attacks, the origin located at the headquarters of NATO in Brussels