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The NSA is Spying On Your In-flight Internet

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I’m much less excited about Gogo expanding its coverage to Canada now. Much less excited about using in-flight wifi in general after reading a recent article.

According to RT, Gogo and other internet providers worked closely with law enforcement agencies to add additional monitoring functionality. Functionality that accesses far more data than required and is in violation of privacy laws. So much for reining in the NSA?

Read the article here.

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4 Comments

  1. brandon

    April 10, 2014 at 9:01 pm

    I am not sure I would believe anything RT says.

  2. Jeff

    April 10, 2014 at 9:20 pm

    Seriously? You are linking to RT as a “credible” source? Have you ever seen RT?

    Give me a break, you are just making yourself look bad…

  3. Gary Leff

    April 10, 2014 at 9:42 pm

    They appear to simply be summarizing a piece from Wired, which goes much deeper and (a) links to an original source document and (b) interviews credible experts.

    http://www.wired.com/2014/04/gogo-collaboration-feds/

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