Surprise! NSA will continue to gather bulk data despite new court ruling

Co-Creating Our Future on Planet Earth

http://www.sott.net/article/306718-Surprise-NSA-will-continue-to-gather-bulk-data-despite-new-court-ruling

Image

© Flickr/ MJB

Former White House National Security Council advisor Gwenyth Todd claims that NSA will continue its mass surveillance practices despite changes to the legislation.

The US National Security Agency (NSA) will continue its mass surveillance practices despite changes to the legislation, former White House National Security Council advisor Gwenyth Todd told Sputnik

“The NSA and other western governments are going to continue collecting as much information as possible, regardless of legislation. They may have to find another source to point toward if they act upon information illegally obtained, but that is not difficult,” Todd told Sputnik on Wednesday.

Todd emphasized that the real problem for governments is not the actual collection but how to process the vast quantities of collected data.

“There are not enough people alive to process all the information collected, even after it is categorized,” she pointed…

View original post 181 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: