Top Russian spy ring technology screw-ups

Alleged Russian spies arrested last month in cities around the United States seemed to be lacking in spycraft and in urgent need of some IT expertise

The spy ring used radiograms -- messages using enciphered Morse Code sent on multiple frequencies to avoid detection -- that were then deciphered using a code book handwritten in a spiral notebook that was found during the search of a suspect's home and photographed by federal agents.

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