Förderverein Informationstechnik und Gesellschaft
27 May 1999
Source: Hardcopy Business Week, May 31, 1999, pp.110-111.
THEY'RE LISTENING TO YOUR CALLS
Echelon monitors phones, E-mail, and radio signals
You think the Internet brings grave new threats to privacy? Then you probably don't know about Echelon. Run by the supersecret National Security Agency, it's the grand-daddy of all snooping operations.
Business and political leaders are waking up to the alarming potential of this hush-hush system.