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Whats your opinion! FBI to monitor social media

I came across this post titled “Revealed: The FBI Wants to Monitor Social Media” from http://mashable.com/2012/01/26/fbi-social-media-monitoring/.

The FBI is looking to develop a web application that can monitor social networks, including Facebook and Twitter, in order to gain better real-time intelligence about current or potential future security threats or situations.

This plan was inadvertently revealed by the FBI’s Strategic Information and Operations Center (SOIC) in a market research request for a “Social Media Application.”

The eagle-eyed New Scientist picked up on the request, which aims to “determine the capabilities of the IT industry to provide a social media application.” Continue reading Whats your opinion! FBI to monitor social media

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Microsoft is to offer a real-time intelligence feed of botnet and e-crime data

Posted by Mohit KumarMicrosoft is to offer a real-time intelligence feed of botnet and e-crime data to public and private sector subscribers, according to security company Kaspersky. Currently, Microsoft is testing a real-time feed to distribute information collected from several sources on major botnets, Continue reading Microsoft is to offer a real-time intelligence feed of botnet and e-crime data