NSA Watchdog: Snowden Should Have Come to Me

There is honesty and value in working within the system
286Dave In Austin
2/26/14 4:09:50 pm
I know its a bit late but I'd like to add my lizard to the mix......

But the system has nothing to satisfy one’s self indulgence and ego, does it? Who are really whistle blowers that deserve respect? Let me name a few. My #1 favorite is Frank Serpico. Then two other notables- W. Mark Felt aka Deepthroat. Cathy Massiter These are true whistle blowers. Ed …

NSA Paper: Fewer Than 300 Phone Numbers Examined in Detail

NSA also claims the phone data led to the leader of a plot to attack the New York subway system
153Obdicut (Now with 2% less brain)
6/16/13 1:44:10 pm
re: #134 Political Atheist It's complex. It's basically stuff you probably already do: repetition of action. Telling people to do something: very little effect. Leading them through doing it-- like having them triple-check that a gun is unloaded, having them ...

Facebook, Microsoft Release Data Request Numbers

Direct access? Not so much.
6/15/13 9:32:28 pm
re: #34 WA_Independent You DO know that "General Counsel" means attorney, right? Those aren't PR statements by a marketing flack. They're statements by the attorneys for both Microsoft and Facebook releasing the information they have been allowed to release by ...

Greenwald gives away the game on his PRISM claims

Admits he has no idea what arrangement exists between internet companies and the NSA
6/13/13 12:43:56 pm
re: #354 HappyWarrior I think Zimmerman will be convicted. The DNA evidence shows no trace of Zimmerman on Trayvon's hands, yet Zimmerman says he was punched 25 to 30 times in the face, etc. There is more DNA evidence on ...

CNET: No Evidence of NSA ‘Direct Access’ to Tech Companies

Greenwald’s PRISM story has collapsed
6/08/13 4:04:45 pm
re: #198 Absalom, Absalom, Obdicut Sorry for the late reply... but in case you're still reading, the credit card companies have updated their specification that MPLS is private enough to not require encryption between sites. Anything stored on disk though ...