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Old 03-07-2005, 03:33 AM
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Default Did you know???!

- In large cities, Americans are photographed on the average of 20 times a day.

- Everything you charge on a card is in a database that police, among others, can look at.

- Supermarkets track what you purchase and sell the information to direct-mail marketing firms.

- Your employer (US Employers) is allowed to read your E-Mail, and if you use your company's health insurance to purchase drugs, your employer has access to that information.

- (American) Government computers scan your E-Mail for subversive language. (Based at Memwith Hill, Harrogate, UK)

- Your mobile phone calls can be intercepted, and your access numbers can be cribbed by eavesdroppers with police scanners.

- You register your whereabouts every time you use an ATM, credit card, or use EZ PASS at a toll booth.

- You are often being watched when you visit web sites. Servers know what you're looking at, what you download, and how long you stay on a page.

- A political candidate found his career destroyed by a newspaper that published a list of all the videos he had ever rented.

- Most "baby monitors" can be intercepted 100 feet outside the home.

- Intelligence agencies now have "micro-bots" -- tiny, remote control, electronic "bugs" that literally can fly into your home and look around without your noticing.

- Anyone with $100 can tap your phone.

- A new technology called TEMPEST can intercept what you are typing on your keypad (from 100 feet away through a cement wall.)

- The National Security Agency has a submarine that can intercept and decipher digital communications from the RF emissions of underwater phone cables.

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