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The NSA’s Porn-Surveillance Program: Not Safe For Democracy

I read at The Huffington Post that the National Security Agency (NSA) has been gathering records of online sexual activity and evidence of visits to pornographic websites as part of a proposed plan to harm the reputations of those whom the agency believes are radicalizing others through incendiary speeches, according to a top-secret NSA document.

The document, provided by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, identifies six targets, all Muslims, as “exemplars” of how “personal vulnerabilities” can be learned through electronic surveillance, and then exploited to undermine a target’s credibility, reputation and authority.

You can read the full article at The Huffington Post.

Miguel Menéndez

SysAdmin, Network & Security Auditor.