Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - NSA Says It Can't Search Its Own Emails (propublica.org)

An anonymous reader writes: Responding to a Freedom of Information Act request by Justin Elliot, blogger and journalist at ProPublica.com, the NSA regretfully informed him:

"There's no central method to search an email at this time with the way our records are set up, unfortunately," NSA Freedom of Information Act officer Cindy Blacker told me last week. The system is “a little antiquated and archaic," she added.

Maybe a little extra could be included in the next NSA budget for an Outlook license?

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

NSA Says It Can't Search Its Own Emails

Comments Filter:

Bringing computers into the home won't change either one, but may revitalize the corner saloon.

Working...