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Officials Say U.S. May Never Know
Extent of Snowden’s Leaks

New York Times, by MARK MAZZETTI and MICHAEL S. SCHMIDT

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Posted By:Flyright, 12/15/2013 6:49:20 AM

WASHINGTON — American intelligence and law enforcement investigators have concluded that they may never know the entirety of what the former National Security Agency contractor Edward J. Snowden extracted from classified government computers before leaving the United States, according to senior government officials.Investigators remain in the dark about the extent of the data breach partly because the N.S.A. facility in Hawaii where Mr. Snowden worked — unlike other N.S.A. facilities — was not equipped with up-to-date software that allows the spy agency to monitor which corners of its vast computer landscape its employees are navigating at any given time. Six months

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: yo-yo, 12/15/2013 7:55:51 AM     (No. 9654504)

...MAY never know... ?
Especially, if we are counting on the NY Slimes to expose Emperor Zero´s ineptness!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: nevernaught, 12/15/2013 8:38:19 AM     (No. 9654538)

Which means you people aren´t as smart as you think you are. Geesh... one person stole all that stuff and you can´t figure out how much is compromised or how he did the deed.

Then there´s that glorious computer program for the ObamaCare disaster. This is the beginning, no already is, just like a Marx Brothers skit only it isn´t funny.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/15/2013 9:40:08 AM     (No. 9654637)

The whole point of the Snowden exercise is to respond to the problem that the list of things we citizens "Don´t Know" is too long and growing.

They can spy on you all day long while the Boston Bombers and the Snowdens just slip through the system.

Blond, blue eyed six year olds in wheel chairs are taken to the back room for further interrogation at the airport.

But Gawd help you if you look askance at a swarthy gaggle of Yemenis.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: peterfleming, 12/15/2013 10:24:43 AM     (No. 9654707)

The brutalizing stupidity of our vast, cancerous bureaucracy, is staggering, and is protected by each member and staff in Congress, and in evil conspiratorial cooperation with each and EVERY member of the asleep, censoring, socialistic, Diane Sawyer TV media.
Snowden´s whistleblowing simply shows how lacking in personal security our entire system is growing.
Now, we non dummies know that signing up for ObamaFraud is virtually the same stupid thing as posting your own personal financial and health records on a large neon bulletin board downtown for all to see!
For just one example, has Snowden threatened as many lives as Diane Feinstein has by posting gun owners names and addresses in the local paper? No.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: RancherJack, 12/15/2013 10:49:57 AM     (No. 9654770)

What´s going on in Hawaii?

Obama´s fake Birth Certificate is from there
Certificate verifier is killed there
Snowden was based there ..

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Reply 6 - Posted by: owl, 12/15/2013 12:26:28 PM     (No. 9654884)

We won´t know the extent or it would be known the extent our government is conspiring against us. # 4 speaks for all of us. Why all the fuss over illegal citizenship congress, in no time they´ll all have stolen our legit identities anyway. Bozocare was meant to be a thousand tentacled monster ( pockets of decent healthcare might just be by accident, if it happens ). Mr. Reagan warned of this in the early sixties.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: lana720, 12/15/2013 4:17:50 PM     (No. 9655132)

The first rule of security is that no one, NO ONE, works alone. People in charge ought to be long gone.
The upside is that now, maybe even a few lo-fo voters are afraid of their government.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: larryp, 12/15/2013 5:08:41 PM     (No. 9655188)

Isn´t there a nationalist movement in Hawaii? A separatist movement? Maybe it is time to send Hawaii on its way as a separate country or maybe it can align itself with another dip-stick,left wing parliamentary-rule, proto-commie, group of islands. Defense bases? forget it. The Pacific is all the China sea now. Let all th donks and lefties in Hawaii govt be on
their own. Ha will still take vacay dollars, I am sure, even if it is a dump.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/16/2013 5:48:08 AM     (No. 9655611)

Nice try trying to blame the Hawaiian NSA facility. Why didn´t these propaganda reporters go straight to the NSA and ask them why they didn´t care that the Hawaiian facility didn´t have equal upgrades to the rest of their spying network.

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