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Document Trove Exposes Surveillance Methods

Publisher: 
Wall Street Journal
Publication date: 
19-Nov-2011
Author(s): 
Jennifer Valentino-Devries, Julia Angwin and Steve Stecklow
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Privacy advocates say manufacturers should be more transparent about their activities. Eric King of the U.K. nonprofit Privacy International said "the complex network of supply chains and subsidiaries involved in this trade allows one after the other to continually pass the buck and abdicate responsibility." Mr. King routinely attends surveillance-industry events to gather information on the trade.