21 of the most impactful intelligence leaks in US history
- Elias Sorich
Stacker compiled 21 of the most impactful intelligence leaks in U.S. history from historical archives, government reports, and federal agencies.
21 of the most impactful intelligence leaks in US historyUpdated
The Hutchinson Letters (1772)Updated
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (1848)Updated
Theft of atomic bomb information (1945)Updated
The Pentagon Papers (1971)Updated
Watergate scandal (1972)Updated
Operation CHAOS whistleblower (1974)Updated
Project SHAMROCK (1975)Updated
The Iran-Contra affair (1984)Updated
Robert Hanssen, spy (1985)Updated
Aldrich Ames case (1994)Updated
Chelsea Manning leaks (2010)Updated
Edward Snowden leaks (2013)Updated
Cover-up of Gulf War syndrome (2013)Updated
CIA torture report (2014)Updated
DNC email leaks (2016)Updated
Panama Papers (2016)Updated
Paradise Papers (2017)Updated
Cambridge Analytica (2018)Updated
FinCEN files (2020)Updated
SolarWinds hack (2021)Updated
Jack Teixeira leak (2023)Updated
Originally published on stacker.com, part of the BLOX Digital Content Exchange.
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