FBI Error Led to Wide E-mail Surveillance

The FBI revealed that human error led to surveillance of an entire e-mail network back in 2006, rather than the single e-mail address approved by the secretive court which approves domestic wiretaps and other forms of e-surveillance. Although the alleged mistake came to light in an Electronic Frontier Foundation Freedom of Information Act lawsuit, the Internet service provider involved remains unpublished, due to the classified nature of the work involved.

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