US government demands 'massive' cellphone data set

2013-12-10 07:27
The Senate has given final congressional approval to a bill renewing the US government's authority to monitor overseas phone calls and e-mails of suspected foreign spies and terrorists. (Duncan Alfreds, News24, file)

The Senate has given final congressional approval to a bill renewing the US government's authority to monitor overseas phone calls and e-mails of suspected foreign spies and terrorists. (Duncan Alfreds, News24, file)

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Washington - US mobile carriers provided some one million records to law enforcement in 2012 related to warrants, wiretaps, location data and "cell-tower dumps", documents released by a US senator showed.

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