Nine New Things We Know the NSA Can Do (An Update to Our Running List)
- It can monitor, in real-time, Youtube views and Facebook “Likes.”
- It can monitor online behavior through free Wi-Fi at Canadian airports.
- It can shut down chat rooms used by Anonymous and identify Anonymous members.
- It can use real-time data to help identify and locate targets for US drone strikes.
- It can collect the IP addresses of visitors to the Wikileaks website.
- It can spy on US law firms representing foreign countries in trade negotiations.
- It can post false information on the Internet in order to hurt the reputation of targets.
- It can intercept and store webcam images.
- It can record phone calls and replay them up to a month later.
See the full list – and hear Brian Lehrer discuss the updates – on our website.
-Jody, BL Show-