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Yahoo Scanned All Users' Archiving Messages at Behest of NSA and/or FBI

Apparently they were scanning for specific strings of characters, that is, words they found interesting for some reason or another. Eh. I seem to be in the minority position on this. After 9/11, there was broad agreement that we needed...
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