If the NSA Trusted Edward Snowden With Our Data, Why Should We Trust the NSA?

See on Scoop.itInformation Security once more

Edward Snowden sounds like a thoughtful, patriotic young man, and I’m sure glad he blew the whistle on the NSA’s surveillance programs. But the more I learned about him this afternoon, the angrier I became.

Theodor S Klemming‘s insight:

Handing over the authority to shoot at the enemy in foreign territories to private contractors was not a good idea in Irak. And handing over the authority to access and manage sensitive SIGINT material back home to private contractors was an equally bad one…

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