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    WikiLeaks Publishes Purported Intelligence Hacking Secrets

    Has the CIA sprung a leak? Yesterday, WikiLeaks released thousands of documents reportedly from the CIA’s Center for Cyber Intelligence — and some in Washington say they appear to be genuine. If so, the leak exposes the existence of several advanced cyberspying tools, including some that hack smart TVs and phones — though WikiLeaks hasn’t yet released the code needed to recreate the cyberweapons. It’s not clear who might have leaked the documents, but some experts suspect it may have been a foreign state rather than an Edward Snowden-type insider.

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