Tag: Internet advertisers

NSA uses online ‘cookies’ to find targets, Snowden documents reveal

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The National Security Agency is secretly piggybacking on the tools that enable Internet advertisers to track consumers, using "cookies" and location data to pinpoint targets for government hacking and to bolster surveillance. The agency's internal presentation slides, provided by former