Monthly Archives: January 2014

NSA Metadata Program Likely Not Cost-Effective, Researchers Say

A pair of academic researchers decided to have a look at whether the NSA–and by extension, the American people–is getting anything worthwhile for the untold millions spent on the metadata program.

from Threatpost – English – Global – threatpost.com http://threatpost.com/nsa-metadata-program-likely-not-cost-effective-researchers-say/103422
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Academics Call for End to Mass Surveillance

A group of hundreds of academics from countries around the world have started a petition that demands Western governments, such as those in the United States and UK, stop the mass surveillance programs they have in place and "effectively protect everyone’s fundamental rights and freedoms".

from Threatpost – English – Global – threatpost.com http://threatpost.com/academics-call-for-end-to-mass-surveillance/103411
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