NSA collecting millions of personal online contact lists

It might be a shorter list of stuff they don’t collect. The only problem is I can’t think of anything to put on that list……
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The web of information collected by the National Security Agency is even larger than previously thought, with The Washington Post reporting that the agency is collecting hundreds of millions of contact lists from personal email and instant messaging accounts worldwide — including those of many Americans.

The newspaper said the information came from secret documents provided by NSA leaker Edward Snowden that was confirmed by senior intelligence officials.

The NSA, in a statement issued Monday night, did not deny the claim, but claimed it was not seeking personal details from most Americans.

“The National Security Agency is focused on discovering and developing intelligence about valid foreign intelligence targets like terrorists, human traffickers and drug smugglers,” the statement said.



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