30.12.2010 23.Tevet, 5771
By keeping anything and everything under wraps, the agency allows the rumor mill about its activities to grind on.
Before it was permissible to say the words "Mossad" and "Shin Bet," they would publish want-ads using euphemisms such as "a state institution …" Ostensibly, times have changed. Both the Mossad and the Shin Bet security service have websites; they can be called by name, and the names of the organizations' heads are known. The Shin Bet even has a spokesperson, and she has a few assistants….