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The password to the first iteration of Wikileaks’ Vault7 series has been released. The first Vault7 iteration codenamed “Year 0” is a 500mb file which could be opened through your browser.
The Vault7 series is the largest intelligence publication in history.
One of those who stand up to the system, even at an early age, is Julian Assange.
Others would connect him to the CIA to malign his reputation, but we can look at where he is today, and conclude that CIA agents are mostly spending their most valuable time with ISIL rather than holed themselves up in a virtual prison cell like the Ecuadorian embassy.