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NSA PRISM Program

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by tymillz, Jun 7, 2013.

  1. tymillz

    tymillz Super Moderator Staff Member Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    In between the Michael Jackson, my life is over because someone on the internet didn't agree with me, omg who neg repped me, etc threads, take some time out and read this. No this isn't some conspiracy theory thread and lets hope that people are mature enough not to get too much into the politics of whats going on.

    The program created by the NSA is called PRISM. Stop being lazy, read the links yourself....

    Documents: U.S. mining data from 9 leading Internet firms; companies deny knowledge

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/inves...0c0da8-cebf-11e2-8845-d970ccb04497_story.html

    NSA slides explain the PRISM data-collection program

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/special/politics/prism-collection-documents/

    DNI Statement on Recent Unauthorized Disclosures of Classified Information

    http://www.dni.gov/index.php/newsro...horized-disclosures-of-classified-information

    the previous link wasn't working for me. Here is a cached copy

    http://webcache.googleusercontent.c...horized-disclosures-of-classified-information

    James Sensenbrenners thoughts on PRISM (He is the author of The Patriot Act)

    http://sensenbrenner.house.gov/uplo...er_letter_to_attorney_general_eric_holder.pdf

    Obama Administration On PRISM Program

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/06/obama-administration-prism-program_n_3399858.html
     
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  2. steelballs

    steelballs BANNED BANNED

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    Will PRISM lead to Prison for some?

    Thanks for the information OP...
     
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  4. MrBlue

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    Let's not forget it's predecessor Stellar Wind (2001)

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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stellar_Wind_(code_name)
    This has been going on for a while now.
     
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  5. LakeForest

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    The generation(s) that have been in power the last 60 years are hilarious in their mental instability and guilty conscience.

    All of this reads like a kid that has so much to hide, he's accusing everyone else first. This shows how impotent the people in charge of these programs are, which makes them hilariously desperate trying anything to keep holding onto authority.

    If I can be of any help to anyone who may be worried: Relax, they've lost. Goodness has already won. Yeah, sure, they will do some of the worst things that an imagination can conjure to stay in power, but that's pussy shit done by pussies who can't get no lovin'; they've already lost. Short of complete annihilation, freedom and logic has already won, so make it a reality by living better than you ever have before.

    The program's implementation will either be an equitable situation where everyone has dirt about them collected, or perhaps only those not in the 0.33% of the wealthiest/most influential will have their data collected, but eventually the shitstorm will get everyone involved. Why? Because they aren't that smart to prevent it, and the "general population"(lol prison term) is becoming much more so than ever before.

    The old generation has no new ideas. They've done nothing themselves since, what, building weapons and starting wars? Now that younger people are growing up, suddenly technology is moving forward again. Families are taking new identities, and are becoming stronger in them. New traditions are forming to complement the old ones(that were new at some point). More people are educated than ever before. More people are healthier and fit than ever before. And this is all at the detriment of that generation that led divorces to the highest rates, unemployment to the highest, wage inequality to the highest, unhealthiest, unhappiest, hypocrisy, and so on. High-tech jobs aren't where they should be now because our parents, and some grandparents, were idiots. In the grand scheme of things, they wasted their life, the world is worse off than when they arrived, and improvements made were made by their parents and their children, not them. This is a reminder to them of everything they've done wrong for decades without ceasing or pausing to correct themselves. We deserve these programs because of them. Goddamn them. Can you tell I dislike baby boomers?

    Everything since 2001 has been such a joke. Honestly IMO, the fact everything hasn't come crumbling down amidst these grown-up children leads me to believe there are Merlins in charge guiding and keeping the seemingly illiterate elite in check like they did centuries ago.

    It's a New World
     
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    @ShadeDream

    We still need to fight and educate people about this.
    Sure, we on the Internet know a lot about that kind of stuff.
    But when I look at my classmates I see a herd sheeps just waiting to be manipulated.
    We need to spread awarness about this and a lot of other modern day issues.
    Sure they will go down someday, but they won´t go down without a fight and trying to continue their ideals with a new generation of sheeps.
     
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    Many of us think that our country, or yet, the world is continually developing and that a lot of improvements are finally resulting. It's too bad that most people fail to realize that we have become slaves of the higher power. Because of people trying too hard to be noticed, the Internet has killed the value of privacy.
     
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    Lolwut? I was reading through the thread and suddenly I come across your post wondering wtf just happened...

    You meant @LakeForest. :D
     
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    A few members here that i've spoke with have been getting their personal ip's ddos'd over the past week. It seems like a nice coincidence that this is all showing up this week too.

    Technically we are all breaking the internet law by posting backlinks, so maybe the powers that be are closing in on all of us.

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    Backlinks are not against the law
     
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    We are losing our privacy more and more every day. Some people may say "oh, that guys just a conspiracy theorist" but alot of the time the conspiracy theorists end up right. Ignorance is bliss until it bites you in the ass.

    Here are some things you can do to stay safe online:

    1. Use open source operating system such as Linux
    2. Do not use public email service providers for business or personal use, rather use something like Bitmessage
    3. You can use a secure VPN such as Cryptocloud(2048 bit encryption)
    4. Learn more about different ways on how you can protect your privacy online
     
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  14. tymillz

    tymillz Super Moderator Staff Member Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    I am glad to see you guys chiming in with your opinions, etc. I was thinking of pulling a bait & switch by renaming the thread something like, "My girlfriend left me for a panda while I was attempting to get spoonfed by a banned BHW member asking for a review copy", for the sake of getting the attention of members who may not think this is an important topic.
     
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  15. Chris22

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    As a European I feel my rights to privacy have been severely violated. I know there are probably a lot of people on this forum who will say, "i dont care, i've got nothing to hide", but I think everyone should read this:

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    Ah, the old switcheroo... Classic.

    In all seriosuness, good thread.
     
  17. islandman1010

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    Its just turned out that GCHQ in the UK is using the Prism system too to spy on us here over the pond.
     
  18. Black.Star

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    Yea. Sorry for the confusion haha
     
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    WOAH, what? This happened in USA...no, this isn't the truth, this is preposterous.
     
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    We only have ourselves to blame. We have taken all the comforts and excitement that technology offers without paying heed to the possible pitfalls. When you draw a graph between technology and morality, the graph should be a 45-degree straight line. Technological advancement should only be attempted side-by-side with moral advancement. When one takes precedence over the other, problems arise.
     
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