Jun 23, 2011

Revealed: US program to spy on Arab social media and mobile users

Stolen emails have shed light on a major US operation spying on Arab social media and mobile phone users, explains Barrett Brown.

For at least two years, the US has been conducting a secretive and immensely sophisticated campaign of mass surveillance and data mining against the Arab world, allowing the intelligence community to monitor the habits, conversations, and activity of millions of individuals at once.


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