ABSTRACT

Data Security: Protecting the Privacy of Phone Records [Updated May 17, 2006]   [open pdf - 81KB]

"The privacy of cellular telephone records has become a high-priority item on the congressional agenda. According to recent press accounts, numerous websites advertise the sale of personal telephone records. In addition, recent media disclosures regarding an alleged National Security Agency (NSA) program designed to collect and analyze information on telephone calling patterns within the United States has raised interest in the means by which the government may collect phone records."

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CRS Report for Congress, RL33287
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2006-05-17
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