Possible nerve center of the NSA domestic spying program

Possible nerve center of the NSA domestic spying program


San Francisco, California (CA), US
In 2003, Room 641A of a large telecommunications building in downtown San Francisco was filled with powerful data-mining equipment for a "special job" by the National Security Agency, according to a former AT&T technician. It was fed by fiber-optic cables that siphoned copies of e-mails and other online traffic from one of the largest Internet hubs in the United States, the former employee says in court filings.

Washington Post Staff Writer
Tuesday, August 14, 2007; Page A01
In 2003, Room 641A of a large telecommunications building in downtown San Francisco was filled with powerful data-mining equipment for a "special job" by the National Security Agency, according to a former AT&T technician. It was fed by fiber-optic cables that siphoned copies of e-mails and other online traffic from one of the largest Internet hubs in the United States, the former employee says in court filings.

Washington Post Staff Writer
Tuesday, August 14, 2007; Page A01
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