Data Mining Is a Risky Business | The Descrier

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Algorithms can be manipulated by both the good guys and the bad guys

Carla Gentry CSPO‘s insight:

“Foreignness” is binary. You are either inside the territorial United States or you are not. Due to the complexities of how communications traffic is routed from server to server to server, some packets of information have a very high degree of location certainly and some have a very low degree. The point is that the NSA has set the bar quite low.  Technology can never give us 100 percent, or even 80 percent, certainty that only people outside the US are being monitored.

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