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> Also just because some information got leaked, doesn't mean that there aren't more units / projects at the CIA where maybe the more skilled people are working and where the "good" attacks don't get leaked.

Actually the vault7 leak is the first in a series and it is clearly stated that this is only a portion of the CIA tools:

> Recently, the CIA lost control of the majority of its hacking arsenal including malware, viruses, trojans, weaponized "zero day" exploits, malware remote control systems and associated documentation. (..) The archive appears to have been circulated among former U.S. government hackers and contractors in an unauthorized manner, one of whom has provided WikiLeaks with portions of the archive.




Can anyone confirm if 'the CIA lost control' refers to the August 2016 Shadow Brokers / Equation Group auction? At the time I recall the tools being attributed to the NSA however it seems to fit the timeline ...




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