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Yahoo secretly scanned its users' email for U.S. intelligence services

Yahoo email accounts were scanned by the company on behalf of U.S. intelligence services from last year. This represents the first example of a U.S. service provider providing complete access to "all arriving messages," reports Reuters. It is not known what information intelligence officials were looking for, only that they wanted Yahoo to search for a set of characters.
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