Bruce Schneier: NSA Co-Opting Internet — Resist!

IO Deeds of War, IO Impotency
Bruce Schneier
Bruce Schneier

The NSA is Commandeering the Internet

It turns out that the NSA’s domestic and world-wide surveillance apparatus is even more extensive than we thought. Bluntly: The government has commandeered the Internet. Most of the largest Internet companies provide information to the NSA, betraying their users. Some, as we’ve learned, fight and lose. Others cooperate, either out of patriotism or because they believe it’s easier that way.

I have one message to the executives of those companies: fight.

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Phi Beta Iota:  Microsoft, Google, IBM, Oracle, CISCO, lesser others — all lacking in integrity.

See Also:

Open Source Everything Book, Graphic, List

P2P Foundation / Autonomous Internet Roadmap