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https://firstlook.org/theintercept/article/2014/03/12/nsa-plans-infect-millions-computers-malware/
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Top-secret documents reveal that the National Security Agency is dramatically expanding its ability to covertly hack into computers on a mass scale by using automated systems that reduce the level of human oversight in the process.


Make sense for scaling.... maybe they'll open source this automation and management tool! rolleyes.gif
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Sounds like Skynet lachen.gif
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Sounds like Skynet lachen.gif

Worse, at least I wouldn't get thrown in jail for life trying to fight killer robots that are trying to destroy humanity. When it's your government out to seemingly accomplish the same goal, things get dicey.
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thing is, i do so many reinstalls that the will have to send out the installer tto my pc every 2 months... after the 4th time they might say fook it this is wasting our time... but yes the average joe does not know what to keep an eye out for.
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thing is, i do so many reinstalls that the will have to send out the installer tto my pc every 2 months... after the 4th time they might say fook it this is wasting our time... but yes the average joe does not know what to keep an eye out for.

same here, i do a fresh install every month lol. Have fun NSA.
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thing is, i do so many reinstalls that the will have to send out the installer tto my pc every 2 months... after the 4th time they might say fook it this is wasting our time... but yes the average joe does not know what to keep an eye out for.

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same here, i do a fresh install every month lol. Have fun NSA.

How about your router or any other embedded system in your house connected to the Internet? How about the stream of bits that leave your LAN?
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How about your router or any other embedded system in your house connected to the Internet? How about the stream of bits that leave your LAN?

router has custom firmware on.

what ever leaves my lan is ok... most of it is donkey porn segments anyway..

but all jokes aside.. my home network is a lot more secure than most soho networks.. so if they find it good for them.. it is not as if i am planing world domination.
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I hope the nsa gives someone a dedicated job of watching my internet traffic. I also hope they give him a really good therapist.
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When will it end???????
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When will it end???????

NEVA....
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