From: Rick Moen (rick at domain linuxmafia.com)
Date: Sat 15 Sep 2001 - 00:28:25 IST
begin druid quotation:
> EU report confirms the existance of Echelon.
"It's safe to assume that if an organisation like the NSA is told it may
do something then it will. This can be extended to: if the NSA isn't
told it can't do something then it probably does."
Even those of us in the USA find our communications (legally)
scrutinised by the NSA, when it crosses borders -- or probably even when
it goes through uplinks that service overseas connections.
> With the recent events, can we expect a more intrusive scheme ?
I wouldn't doubt it. Remember, gnupg, OpenSSH, and SSL are your
-- Cheers, "Linux means never having to delete your love mail." Rick Moen -- Don Marti rick at domain linuxmafia.com
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