NSA Spying Scandal Could Cost U.S. Tech Giants Billions

AT&T and Verizon have remained silent about their role in the NSA's programs

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The National Security Agency spying scandal could cost the top U.S. tech companies billions of dollars over the next several years, according to industry experts. In addition to consumer Internet companies, hardware and cloud-storage giants like IBM, Hewlett-Packard, and Oracle could suffer billions of dollars in losses if international clients take their business elsewhere. Now, the nation’s largest Internet companies are calling for Congress and President Obama to reform the U.S. government’s secret surveillance programs.

Google, Apple, Microsoft, Yahoo, Twitter and Facebook are facing intense scrutiny following revelations from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked classified documents about the NSA’s snooping programs. In particular, the tech giants have been stung by disclosures about a classified U.S. intelligence system called PRISM, which the NSA used to examine data — including e-mails, videos and online chats — via requests made under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA).

Snowden’s disclosures stoked privacy concerns about how the largest U.S. tech companies handle their vast troves of user data. Since then, the companies have strenuously denied that they give the NSA “direct” or unfettered access to their computer servers, and they’ve waged a public competition to demonstrate their commitment to transparency. But recent reports have described how the NSA taps directly into the networks of the tech giants, a disclosure that prompted outrage from top company executives, most notably Eric Schmidt, Google’s executive chairman.

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After Snowden’s leak, the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation (ITIF), a non-partisan, D.C.-based think tank, published a report saying that U.S. cloud computing providers could lose as much as $35 billion by 2016 because of the NSA revelations. ITIF senior analyst Daniel Castro, the report’s author, wrote that Snowden’s disclosures “will likely have an immediate and lasting impact on the competitiveness of the U.S. cloud computing industry if foreign customers decide the risks of storing data with a U.S. company outweigh the benefits.”

Analysts at Forrester, the respected tech industry research firm, went even further. In a blog post, Forrester analyst James Staten projected a net loss for the Internet service provider industry of as much as $180 billion by 2016, which would amount to a 25% decline in the overall information technology services market. “All from the unveiling of a single kangaroo-court action called PRISM,” Staten wrote. His estimate includes domestic clients, which could bypass U.S. cloud providers for international rivals, as well as non-U.S. cloud providers, which could lose as much as 20% of their business due to foreign governments — like Germany — which have their own secret snooping programs.

With numbers at that scale, it’s not hard to understand why the top U.S. Internet companies are vehemently protesting the government’s secret surveillance programs. Silicon Valley executives frequently tout their belief in idealistic principles like free speech, transparency and privacy. But it would be naive to think that they also aren’t deeply concerned about the impact of the NSA revelations on the bottom line.

“Businesses increasingly recognize that our government’s out-of-control surveillance hurts their bottom line and costs American jobs,” Rep. Justin Amash, the Michigan Republican and outspoken critic of the NSA’s secret programs, told TIME by email. “It violates the privacy of their customers and it erodes American businesses’ competitive edge.”

On Monday, a coalition of the largest U.S. Internet companies launched a campaign to pressure the government to reform its surveillance programs. “People won’t use technology they don’t trust,” said Microsoft general counsel Brad Smith. “Governments have put this trust at risk, and governments need to help restore it.” Several tech CEOs, including Google’s Larry Page, Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, are personally throwing their weight behind the effort.

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It’s the most high-profile effort yet by the tech titans to repair the damage to their corporate reputations caused by the NSA revelations. The coalition is calling for limits on government authority to collect user information; better oversight and accountability; greater transparency about the government’s demands; respect for the free flow of data across borders; and the avoidance of conflict between governments.

“Recent revelations about government surveillance activities have shaken the trust of our users, and it is time for the United States government to act to restore the confidence of citizens around the world,” said Mayer, Yahoo’s CEO. Page, Google’s CEO, said: “The security of users’ data is critical, which is why we’ve invested so much in encryption and fight for transparency around government requests for information. This is undermined by the apparent wholesale collection of data, in secret and without independent oversight, by many governments around the world.”

Monday’s statement by the leading Internet companies is the most forceful sign yet that they are serious about repairing the damage done to their reputations — and future business prospects — by the NSA revelations. But one group of companies that has also been implicated in the Snowden leaks remains conspicuously absent: The nation’s largest telecom companies. Both AT&T and Verizon have remained stone-cold silent about their role in the NSA’s programs. Last week, AT&T said it planned to ignore a shareholder proposal calling for greater transparency about government data requests.

The United States government is now at a crossroads. America faces difficult choices about how to balance the vital imperatives of national security and consumer privacy. For years, civil liberties groups warned that the Internet giants posed the greatest risk to privacy in the digital age. After the Snowden revelations, it’s become clear that the gravest threat to civil liberties comes not from the private sector, but from the U.S. government itself. U.S. policymakers must decide if they wish to continue down the path toward an ever-more intrusive surveillance state — risking billions of dollars in damage to the U.S. economy — or apply real oversight and reform to an intelligence apparatus that has undermined confidence in the government and the nation’s most innovative and profitable businesses.

23 comments
faizprime
faizprime

People won’t use technology they don’t trust. Governments have put this trust
at risk, and governments need to help restore it.

Its about time they realized this fact. Its a good positive move we are seeing from
these giants. But we all know that this is not going to help unless and
until we empower ourselves. Though there is no ultimate solution but
VPNs and TOR can help!

“While a VPN is not the “fix-all” solution, it does help lessen one’s metadata IP footprint. By simply masking one’s IP and encrypting the web session, this can help prevent personal data from being unlawfully recorded and attached to a permanent metadata record.” http://www.bestvpnservice.com/blog/an-interview-with-torguard-ceo-benjamin-van-pelt/

I made this presentation “how to protect your Privacy” based on what the TorGuard CEO had to say about NSA and Privacy. Hope you all find it useful: http://www.slideshare.net/odinforce/interview-highlights-of-tor-guards-ceo

Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

What was the final solution in Mosquito Coast with Harrison Ford ? 


To get RID of the terrorists ? 


I think it was to take down the ENTIRE CIRCUS tent.


So let's just cut to the chase scene

LEST 


President Obama acts QUICKLY to say - hey - US citizens privacy MUST come FIRST 


PERIOD - without exception - 


BEFORE NSA powers.


Let alone the damage done already to technology corporations who ALREADY face LOSSES globally.


Who will TRUST Microsoft  ? 


Who ? 


What European country will TRUST - no CAN TRUST Microsoft - or Google 


knowing the data is subject to NSA inspection.


GAME OVER


ACT FAST PRESIDENT OBAMA


We won't even HAVE TO STEP IN


The US Tech sector will lose ground unless you ACT FAST


That means jobs


that means LIVES


All for what ? 


Why is it again ? 


NSA gets rights to undermine and violate privacy of the people ? 


ALL THE WHILE CLAIMING PRIVACY THEMSELVES ? 


Something doesn't add up here.



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

NSA won't GIVE this up


It has to be TAKEN from the NSA


And if the acting President doesn't put the privacy of the people FIRST ? 


Then it WILL be taken from the NSA


and along with it ? 


US Sovereign currency.


And problem solved.


No nation state ? No NSA


No problem.


YET - the PEOPLE STILL REMAIN... with hope.



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

THIS is the message of the NSA


"Privacy of the people doesn't matter- we don't care-  we have to forfeit privacy of the people - in order to protect privacy of the NSA"



Now - how scary is that ? 



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

No corporate attorney would seek to extort the Executive branch ? 


HOWEVER 


This is LITTLE TIME


This isn't extortion for GAIN for PRIVATE INTEREST GROUPS


This is a REQUEST to put the PEOPLE FIRST - and MAKE SURE THE PRIVACY of the PEOPLE


COMES FIRST


ALWAYS


WITHOUT EXCEPTION.


THAT HAS TO BE CLEAR from the acting President.


The privacy of the people HAS to come first.


CORPORATE PRIVACY has to be ESTABLISHED - or in THIS CASE thanks to Keith Alexander


RE-ESTABLISHED


or we are facing LOSS of TRUST in US TECHNOLOGY CORPORATIONS


And THAT


is one of the LAST REFUGES this Country has...


as to strength in a localized economy.


NO WONDER 7 Technology GIANTS have stood up against this.


WE PLAY BALL WITH NO RULES OR LIMITES


I LOATHE CORPORATE ATTORNEYS


WE CAN TAP A PHONE FASTER THAN THE NSA ON ANY CORPORATE ATTORNEY


WE CAN TAP A LINE ON THE FBI BEFORE THEY REALIZE IT HAS HAPPENED


WE don't F AROUND


WE ARE NOT IRRESPONSIBLE AS THE NSA IS though.


KEY WORD - CAN -  we don't play CANOPY GATHERING 


WE LOOM IN ON VERY ISOLATED CIRCUMSTANCES


THIS is what the NSA SHOULD BE DOING


WE ARE BETTER THAN THE NSA in this regard


And yet ? we don't even exist.


I think I'll go dream of a REAL BAD TORNADO - and how I can't find shelter...


hmm 


HINT on imagery there.....


ACTING PRESIDENT DOWNGRADES ABILITIES OF NSA AND CIA ? 


OR ? 


Hey - I guess without RIGHTS TO PRIVACY ?


What does it MEAN to be an American ? 


Really now...


I can hear Bush's voice 


well Ron Perot's voice


"ya see- da terrists wanna take way your right to privacy, so ? we're gonna take it away first - FOR YA - ya see ? so they can't - ya see" ? 


ENOUGH IS ENOUGH


LET US END THIS PROPERLY


With EXECUTIVE BRANCH LEADERSHIP


House and Senate to follow


or hey-  SURE HOPE YOUR PENSIONS don't INCLUDE GOOGLE OR MICROSOFT - 



Frankly - we can end US Sovereign Currency in a matter of 12 hours - ANY DAY at this point.


DETAILS EXCLUDED out of responsible measures.   You do NOT want to know how.




Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

There is ONLY ONE WAY forward


that incurs NO LOSS


by OUR HAND


And that is - Acting President Obama announces a CHANGE in POWERS granted to the NSA and CIA


and puts the PEOPLE of the nation FIRST


the REAL people who the NATION SERVES


Doesn't have to be a complete package


JUST SOME EFFORT


to DOWNGRADE THE ABILITY OF NSA LEGALLY and CIA to STEP on 


RIGHTS of the people


vs the State


Otherwise ? Kiss the sovereign currency of the US Dollar goodbye


And I have BEEN VERY CAREFUL NOT TO DISCLOSE JUST HOW THAT CAN BE CARRIED OUT 


it will and CAN HAPPEN in a matter of 12 hours - ANY DAY of the week.



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

NSA is playing CATCHUP to CIA antics


which are playing CATHCUP to Western oil corporate interests for profits in regions ? 


That now ? 


PRETTY MUCH have REACTED...


US calls it Terrorism.


I ask - why these terrorists don't go after say ? Canada ? China ?  


How about those terrorist attacks in Mexico.


No - what US calls TERRORISM 


is FRANKLY


a RESPONSE mechanism to WESTERN OiL PROFITEERING INTERESTS


What a SHAME


What a  SHAM


and now ? 



NSA empowers itself with data collection mechanisms that flat out VIOLATE


ALL PRIVACY and RIGHTS TO PRIVACY


I'm sorry


but it's FAR TOO LATE - BUT FULLY DESERVING to see the NSA COLLAPSE


AND HOKELAND


on a data breach ? 


that will DEMONSTRATE - the RISK they bring


US Corporations have ALREADY LOST HUNDREDS OF BILLIONS on TRUST ALONE


POST THIS BREACH ? 


NSA can RETHINK as pensions VAPORIZE


along with the US Dollar.


HOPE IT WAS WORTH IT KEITH


YOU LEFT US NO CHOICE.



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

You won't EVEN HAVE A PENSION KEITH


WHEN WE ARE DONE WITH YOU


You want to INSPECT EVERY BANK ACCOUNT ?  Guess what ? 


We agree with you


I think the CIA has problems with this though


Casey's DUMP ACCOUNT SITS THERE


Why won't anyone TOUCH THAT ? 


238 Million is nothing to sneeze at - JUST SITS there.


that's not EVEN TO MENTION POST KENYA LAUNDERING BY CIA in 1988 to 1991.


THOSE ACCOUNTS JUST SIT THERE TOO


In fact Keith - how is it ? 


YOU KNOW NOTHING ABOUT THIS


and WE DO


hell F we have the g'damned credentials to pull those funds.


You know what made me happy ? 


Seeing Taylor SLAMMED by the International Criminal Court


you know what will make me HAPPIER ? 


SEEING THOSE RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE ANTICS AT THE DOD  - DOS - CIA - 


EQUALLY BE HELD RESPONSIBLE


FOR CRIMES


AGAINST HUMANITY


hmm - back to the Contras


Reagan is dead- Bush Sr. is STILL ALIVE and FULLY CAPABLE OF SERVING TIME.


He's either going to serve time or go out disgraced.


Forget Negroponte - try Noriega 


It is HARD TO EXPLAIN 82 POUNDS - note - POUNDS - NOT KILOS - it should DATE IT - of Cocaine in LA.


NO ONE EVER BROUGHT THAT "BACK" - at DOJ - no one ever completed the loop.


DOJ has such a GAPING WIDE HOLE - WE HAVE - and WE CAN PROVE IT.


I SUPPORT the UNITING of STATES - and NATION STATES - 


I DO NOT SUPPORT CORPORATE INFILTRATION OF THIS IDEAL/IDEOLOGY.


I support humanity reaching to CELEBRATE humanity  - for ALL it CAN BE.


I STAND AGAINST PRIVATE INTEREST GROUPS - INCLUDING THE NSA AT THIS POINT - AND THE CIA AT THIS POINT.....


WANT TO RUN WITH MY CREW KEITH ? 


RULE CYBERSPACE ? 


Sorry pal - 


we work with HUMAN BEINGS - 


It's NOT ABOUT TECHNOLOGY


It's about PEOPLE and ETHICS and TRUST


and you KEITH ALEXANDER - have VIOLATED THAT TRUST


YOU SIR - ARE PERSONA NON GRATA


MOVE - to UAE - Uraguay Keith


WE ARE COMING AFTER YOU LEGALLY AND WE WILL SLAM YOU HARD


YES - I KNOW FAR MORE THAN SNOWDEN 


YOU SIR - HAVE CROSSED THE LINE KEITH ALEXANDER


YOU HAVE NO RIGHT IN YOUR VENTURES


TO VIOLATE TRUST AND PRIVACY OF US CITIZENS LET ALONE US CORPORATIONS.


You have ALREADY COST HUNDREDS OF BILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN DAMAGE


I HOPE THE NSA IS SUED SO HARD - YOU ALL LOSE YOUR DAMNED PENSIONS


And Maybe THEN


you can RE-EVALUATE YOUR ETHICS.


You could back up your WHOLE HARD DRIVE


on a FLOPPY DISKETTE


You're the BIGGEST JOKE ON THE INTERNET !


PROBABLY IN YOUR PARENTS CELLAR KEITH


DOWNLOADING PICTURES OF SARAH MICHELLE GELLAR 


JUST ABOUT AS USELESS AS JPEGS TO HELEN KELLER !


Want to run with my crew Keith ? 


I've told you


YOU CAN'T AFFORD TO HIRE TALENT


I started University at age TWELVE into the Computer Science Department at Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1980 - you have NO IDEA PAL - WHO THE F YOU HAVE RUN INTO.


I WAS RUNNING HONEYWELL MAINFRAMES BEFORE YOU EVEN OWNED AN 8 BIT 6502 you NIMROD ALEXANDER !




Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

We are CARVING UP THE NSA AND CIA


PROXY OF BP - Exxon - Sunoco - Chevron - did I say Chevron - let me make sure I did - CHEVRON - 


WE ARE GOING TO SHOW THE NSA JUST WHAT 


DATA COLLECTION MEANS


IN SUCH A WAY ? 


THEY WILL REGRET THEY EVER PLAYED PART IN THIS GAME.



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

NSA will COST US Tech companies HUNDREDS OF BILLIONS


EASILY.


I HOPE A GOOD LAWSUIT SEEKS DAMAGES




Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

How about those Nuns tossed out of the Helicopter Keith ? 


How about those Contras ? 


You want some NICE INTEL KEITH ALEXANDER that the NSA doesn't GET from the CIA ? 


You find that monster Negroponte - 


and you ASK HIM about those NUNS thrown out ALIVE from a HELICOPTER


THEN you come and talk to me


about your ETHICS


and just WHO YOU SUPPORT


You could back your hard drive on a floppy diskette Keith


The NSA is the BIGGEST JOKE on the INTERNET


JUST ABOUT AS USELESS AS JPEGS TO HELEN KELLER


Did I EVEN MENTION HOKELAND SECURITY ? 


and the BREACHES  ?  


DID YOU KEITH ? 


HAVE YOU REPORTED THAT ? 


HAVE YOU ? 


My - what a RISK to CORPORATE SECURITY


YOU F'CKED EVERYTHING UP KEITH


YOU RUINED TRUST for US TECHNOLOGY CORPORATIONS.


I HOPE Microsoft LEADS IN SUING THE NSA


In fact ? 


What'cha ya wanna do ? 


Be crackers ? 


Hackers ? 


WASTING TIME 


9 to 5 HEWLITT PACKARD  


WHAT ? 


ALL IT TAKES KEITH 


is what ANYONE IN ANY SENIOR POSITION AT THE CIA WILL TELL YOU


It is about TURNING PEOPLE


AND TRUST ME PAL


YOU HAVE MOLES


PEOPLE HAVE BEEN TURNED


NOT unlike what happened when Porter Goss sent out that memo 


"PLAY BALL OR GET LOST"


LET ME TELL YOU PAL


WE GOT LOST


I SHOULD DO THE WORLD A FAVOR


AND CAP YOU LIKE OLD YELLA


YOU'RE JUST ABOUT AS USELESS AS JPEGS TO HELEN KELLER


NOW - What you wanna do ? 


SEE THE TRANSACTION RECORD POST CASEY ERA ? 


AND SEE WHO SPENT WHAT ? 


If it's up to me ? Ollie North goes ti PRISON FOR LIFE


North isn't EVEN CLOSE


YOU FIND THAT MOTHER NEGROPONTE


AND ASK HIM ABOUT THE NUNS THROWN OUT OF A HELICOPTER KEITH


YOU WANT TO LEARN JUST WHAT IRAN CONTRA WAS ABOUT ? 


YOU Don't HAVE A CLUE PAL


CIA IS OVER


International CRIMINAL COURT WILL PICK UP THE REST HERE


WE HAVE GUARANTEED THIS.


NINE TO FINE CHILLING OUT HEWLITT PACKARD WHAT !




Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

We practice CONSERVATIVE INTELLIGENCE GATHERING KEITH


NOT WIDE SPECTRUM  - VIOLATING TRUST OF CITIZENS.


How is it ? 


WE have that ACCOUNT - 238 MILLION sits there POST CASEY


No one at Langley will touch it


WHY IS IT YOU don't PRACTICE CONSERVATIVE INTELLIGENCE GATHERING TACTICS KEITH ALEXANDER ? 


You think CHINA has A DIRECT PIPE INTO DOD ? 


YOU BETTER YOU BET


Why don't you watch MORE EPISODES OF COLUMBO KEITH ? 


I agree with Peter Falk's character - I ACTUALLY think I LIKE YOU KEITH


but you know what ? 


YOU HAVE PLAYED PART IN A CRIME


A VIOLATION OF TRUST


OF US CITIZENS


And you have dealt a SERIOUS BLOW to US TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES


with your SLOPPY OPTIC SPLICES 


We're going to NAIL YOU TO A CROSS OF A NEW RELIGION NSA


ANYTHING YOU HAVE COLLECTED IS FAIR GAME


NO ONE has the RIGHT


TO TAKE - WITHOUT SHARING


All in the name of National Security


SORRY PAL


NO NATION HAS RIGHT TO CLAIM PRIVACY WHILE VIOLATING RIGHTS TO PRIVACY OF IT'S CITIZEN'S.


PERIOD


Now about the CASEY account... and the money that sits there.


You know where that SHOULD GO ? 


I think we're going to tap it and give it to Children's HOSPITALS


YOU WANT TO DO ANYTHING ABOUT IT ? 


GO AHEAD


The United States is NOT A TERRITORY -  it's a CONCEPT


It's the UNITING OF THE STATES


I hope MORE STATES ARE ADDED SOONER THAN LATER


I hope there is MORE UNITING than DIVIDING.


ALL YOU ARE DOING NSA ? 


IS DIVIDING


NOT UNITING


YOU - THEREFORE


ARE TRAITORS TO THE CORE FUNCTION AND PURPOSE of the UNITED STATES


YOU DO NOT UNITE


YOU DIVIDE


YOU STEAL 


YOU ROB


YOU VIOLATE


YOU HAVE NO RIGHT


and you will VERY SOON REALIZE


YOU TOO


ARE SUBJECT TO THE VERY RULES OF THE GAME YOU HAVE SET FORTH.


Global Societies emerge as PRIVATE INTEREST GROUPS - 


SUCH AS THE NSA


and CIA


WITNESS A DATA BREACH UNLIKE ANYTHING WITNESSED IN THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD.


PUSH TECHNOLOGY to over 2 BILLION HUMAN BEINGS ON THE PLANET TO SMART PHONES


You can't STOP IT


The World NEEDS TO UNDERSTAND IRAN CONTRA 


THIS GAME IS NOT OVER


YOU HAVE NO IDEA KEITH WHAT NIGHTMARE CRACKS IN THE FOUNDATION I COME FROM


I don't EVEN NEED Q - I HAVE ALL I NEED POST NIXON ERA on ONE TAPE BUSH DID NOT DESTROY AT REQUEST FROM HELMS ERA..................


GEE NSA -  


HOW IS IT ? you don't HAVE THAT TAPE - and I DO - MOVED TO FLAT FILES - GLOBALLY MIRRORED.


You know what Israel will do on response ? 


DO YOU ? 


LIKE I SAID


FAR FAR FAR FAR FAR MORE THAN Wikileaks problems for US Department of State


WE HAVE SWISS ACCOUNTS FOR Department of STATE RETIREES PROXY OF SAUDI ARABIA


FULL TRANSACTION RECORDS


Why doesn't the NSA SPEND MORE TIME ON THAT ?


WE ARE GOING TO NAIL YOU 


AND THE WORLD CAN RESPOND - FROM FACTS - DATA


NO ONE HAS THE RIGHT TO PRIVACY - NO - NOT THE NSA


ALL THE WHILE the NSA VIOLATES THE PRIVACY OF THE CITIZENS.


This COULD COLLAPSE THE US DOLLAR


FORGET SAUDI PAYMENTS TO US DEPARTMENT OF STATE RETIREES ! 


That's a COMPLICATED STATEMENT


Keith ? if I ever meet you I'll CONTROL-ALT-DELETE YOU


HINT - China went with PROPRIETARY EDGE ROUTERS


NSA ? didn't


WE OWN YOU KEITH


CHINA OWNS YOU - but I'm not involved with that.


That's an ENTIRELY DIFFERENT STORY - 


CHEW ON THIS BONE KIETH


CHINA HAS WHAT WE HAVE


Funny how Terrorists don't bother China - hmm - or Canada.



Why is that ? 


I THINK WE ALL KNOW THE ANSWER


WESTERN OIL INTERESTS


Doesn't matter


Casey's Swiss account sits there.........


NO ONE AT LANGLEY TOUCHES THAT


WHY IS THAT ? 


GOING TO CHILDREN'S HOSPITALS PAL


F YOU IF YOU INTERVENE... 

Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

Want to run with my crew huh ? 


Rule Cyberspace ? 


YOU ARE LATE TO THE PARTY KEITH.


We don't NEED SPLIT BACKPLANE OPTIC SOLUTIONS


WE HAVE MOLES YOU MORON


I LOATHE PUTIN


But you know what ? 


He's ON THE LIST FOR RECIPIENTS


AS ARE 49 OTHER COUNTRIES AND DIGNITARIES


YOU KNOW WHAT THEY ARE GETTING ? 


WHERE YOU FAILED NSA


YOU PUT US ALL AT RISK NSA


AND NOW ? 


YOU WILL PAY THE PRICE FOR THE DANGEROUS ANTICS YOU PLAYED PART IN



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

I think a GOOD LAWSUIT should be in play


for what NSA has done


UNFORTUNATELY ? 


Not a WHOLE LOT MATTERS AT THIS POINT


WE ARE CAPPING YOU NSA LIKE OLD YELLA


YOU ARE JUST ABOUT AS USELESS TO JPEGS 


TO HELEN KELLER


YOU FAILED NSA


TO TURN YOUR SCOPES TO CIA


ONE NAME FOR YOU


BILL CASEY


ONE SWISS ACCOUNT #


AND EVERY TRANSACTION ON THAT ACCOUNT


YOU FAILED NSA


WE SUCCEEDED WHERE YOU FAILED


WHERE YOUR COMPUTER IS CRASHING KEITH ? 


MINE IS MULTI-TASKING


in a 32 bit world - you're a TWO BIT LOSER KEITH


YOU LOSE


YOU LOSE


THERE IS NO FIGHTING THE DATA ON CASEY AND IRAN


Oh - I SIT ON SOMETHING FAR FAR FAR FAR FAR MORE DANGEROUS THAN DOS WIKILEAKS PROBLEMS


FAR FAR FAR FAR more - INTERESTING to ALL PARTIES GLOBALLY.


YOU LIVE THE TRUTH PAL


OR YOU GIVE IT UP.


WE DIDN'T WAIT


WE TOOK IT KEITH


YOU ARE IN DEEP DEEP DEEP DOGGIE DOO PAL


YOUR DATA HAS BEEN COMPROMISED


SITS OFFSHORE 


REAL GOOD IDEA CENTRALIZING EVERYTHING KEITH


REAL GOOD IDEA


What ? 


FORGET SNOWDEN


YOU ARE THE BIGGEST JOKE ON THE INTERNET



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz



and all HELL is going to BREAK LOOSE


when YOU LOSE YOUR DATABASE


Where'd you get your CPU KEITH ? 


in a BOX OF CRACKERJACKS ? 


Keith ? 


I was THERE in 1977 - I AM FULLY AWARE OF EVERY POSSIBLE EXPLOIT ON TCP


NO- YOU HOODS - NOT MAN IN THE MIDDLE


OH NO


YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHIN' YET PAL


YOU want to run with my crew huh ? 


What you want to do FBI ? 


Be CRACKERS ? 


HACKERS ? 


WE HAVE YOU NAILED BEFORE YOU EVEN PICKED UP THE DAMNED PHONE.


THE REAL TREAT ? 


WILL BE CIA AND UBS 


HAVE A NICE DAY


What ? YOU JUSTIFY THAT ACCOUNT SITTING THERE ? 


137 MILLION SITS THERE


NO ONE WILL TOUCH IT AT LANGLEY


WHY IS THAT ? 


LIKE SOME BRAIN DEAD AOL'AH 


JUST ABOUT AS USELESS AS JPEGS TO HELEN KELLER


OH yeah NSA - by the way 


WE USE JPEGS FOR MEDIA TRANSPORT


WANT TO RUN WITH MY CREW HUH ? 


CRUNCH NUMBERS LIKE I DO ? 


AVATARS on ANYTHING FROM Washington POST to YOU NAME IT


DATA IS EMBEDDED IN THE IMAGES


EVERY FILE INSPECTED


YOU FAIL 


NSA is about to MEET THOSE WHO PORTER GOSS TOLD TO GET LOST AT LANGLEY


HEAD ON


AND YOU KNOW WHAT ? 


WE WIN


YOU LOSE KIETH ALEXANDER


IF I EVER MEET YOU I'll CONTROL ALT-DELETE YOU


You don't HAVE A CLUE ABOUT THE MONEY LAUNDERING THROUGH UBS KEITH


TOO BAD NSA doesn't KEEP A CLOSER WATCH ON THE POST CASEY ERA CIA


eh ? 


TOO BAD


TOO BAD


TOO BAD


TOO BAD


YOU WANT TO SEE SOMETHING ? 


I'll SHOW YOU SOMETHING.


YOU won't HAVE A PENSION KEITH ALEXANDER


YOU don't EVEN HAVE A CLUE WHAT RIDES ON THIS


This is BEYOND EXECUTIVE ACTION





Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz



The NEW GAME for the NSA  ? 


is a 180


WE ARE COMING IN FROM EVERY RESOURCE OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES


AND WE ARE GOING TO DEMONSTRATE


TO THE NSA


THEY TOO


ARE VULNERABLE



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

Get ready for a REAL TREAT people.


Snowden may reside in Russia ? 


There are OTHERS


in places Keith Alexander doesn't even have clearance for.


BIG PROBLEMS COMING.


SEEKING TOTAL TRANSPARENCY


No nation state has right to privacy at the same time DENYING privacy to the citizens.


Keith ? 


Your DATABASE is a DISASTER


Huffington Post like an AO ELLA


JUST ABOUT AS USELESS AS JPEGS TO HELEN KELLER



Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

When a nation seeks privacy while forfeiting privacy of it's citizens ? 


It's time 


for something 


ENTIRELY different.


NSA can find bedfellows with US Department of State


EVERYTHING is about to change.


Let us welcome a TRUE 


era of PROMISED TRANSPARENCY


Keith Alexander ? 


If I ever MEET you I'll CONTROL ALT-DELETE YOU.



jdachrome
jdachrome

These companies only care now because it hurts them financially. Too bad they can't stand up to the government on more moral grounds. I'll be cancelling my accounts with all these companies as soon as I find alternatives.


The criminal organization known as the NSA is just one more example how the law makers and enforcers of laws don't have to follow the laws. If I were to spy on my neighbor and claim I was doing it out of concern to protect my family I would be thought to be nuts and arrested. 

DavidAeronsen
DavidAeronsen

Interesting how the security of their clients information wasn't a problem until it threatened their profits. 

They can keep their cloud. I have no intention of renting from them what I already own, and that will make it harder for the NSA and the other hackers to own what I rent.

star.messenger.from.the.east
star.messenger.from.the.east

There is one sure way to stop all this unnecessary "snooping".  Hit them where it hurts; on their "bottom line".  I don't know of any other way.  

Timothy.Miltz
Timothy.Miltz

I See


NOW NSA will say - anyone who stand against us must be a terrorist !