Crypto AG backdooring rumours were true, say German and Swiss news orgs after explosive docs leaked

One for the Cold War infosec veterans: CIA and BND literally owned the firm

Swiss encryption machine company Crypto AG was secretly owned by the US CIA and a West German spy agency at the height of the Cold War, according to explosive revelations in the Swiss and German media

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Source: Theregister.co.uk/security / Article: "Crypto AG backdooring rumours were true, say German and Swiss news orgs after explosive docs leaked"