Yesterday, The Intercept published a declassified "catalogue" of government signals intelligence equipment. Signals Intelligence is any type of intel gathered from electronic devices or internet sources. Edward Snowden became (in)famous for his exposure of the NSA's collection of signals intelligence on the American people and her allies in May 2013.
Essentially, this document is a Sears Catalogue for Spies. Featuring equipment that can pinpoint your location, listen to your phone calls, read you SMS texts, and even read the notes you have recorded, the catalogue offers a creepy level of insight into how much the government can find out about you. The article discusses how the use of this equipment by domestic law enforcement agencies violates the Fourth Amendment protecting us from illegal search & seizure.
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