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Old June 20, 2013, 06:22 AM
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Originally Posted by Sushi Warrior View Post
YukonTrooper, I assume you live in the Yukon, so as a Canadian, can you explain exactly why you are worried about a phone surveillance program in a country you don't even live in? NSA may be stupid, but they aren't exactly monitoring every country which uses US produced gadgets.
Truth be told, monitoring foreign communications is the NSA's primary roll. It's only the fact that prism captures data from US citizens which makes it newsworthy. So, yes.... It's safe to say that the NSA is using the assets of US corps to spy on foreigners.

The location of cloud storage facilities is very much a privacy concern as the US security apparatus has made it clear that they consider all data either stored on US soil, or controlled by a US company to be subject to US law as opposed to the laws of the originating country.
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