Data mining breeches our founder’s concept of liberty and privacy


See on Scoop.itData Nerd’s Corner

Collecting data from phone calls of Verizon customers is one thing. Collecting email information on millions of Americans is something else. Both of

Carla Gentry CSPO‘s insight:

The potential for misbehavior is enormous, particularly with email data, given the nature of the information available to prying eyes. Some comfort may be taken from the idea that intelligence personnel who use this information are not susceptible to political influences unlike, say, Internal Revenue Service workers. That does not relieve the concern for our privacy, however.

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