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FBI quietly forms secretive Net-surveillance unit

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The FBI has recently formed a secretive surveillance unit with an ambitious goal: to invent technology that will let police more readily eavesdrop on Internet and wireless communications.

FBI quietly forms secretive Net-surveillance unit

CNET has learned that the FBI has formed a Domestic Communications Assistance Center, which is tasked with developing new electronic surveillance technologies, including intercepting Internet, wireless, and VoIP communications.

by Declan McCullagh May 22, 2012

The FBI has recently formed a secretive surveillance unit with an ambitious goal: to invent technology that will let police more readily eavesdrop on Internet and wireless communications.

The establishment of the Quantico, Va.-based unit, which is also staffed by agents from the U.S. Marshals Service and the Drug Enforcement Agency, is a response to technological developments that FBI officials believe outpace law enforcement's ability to listen in on private communications.

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FBI quietly forms secretive Net-surveillance unit
Authored by: ArchStanton on Saturday, May 26 2012 @ 05:23 PM CDT

Oh dear "God" noooooooo!!!!!

But actually this sounds exactly like another pork-barrel-pouring-your-money-down-a-rat-hole feeding frenzy.

Remember: the FBI knows everything. And that's why Anonymous launches attacks at will on a global scale.