Privacy and Cyber Security
is no way to guarantee complete security on a wireless network."
"Smart" meters are probably the greatest violation of our 4th
Amendment right to privacy in the history of this nation.
meters are a 24/7/365 surveillance and monitoring device attached to your home.
Your usage data will be wirelessly transmitted through the "smart" grid, permitting the utility to collect your personal data together with your neighbors', aggregate it and sell it to third parties. Utilization of "smart" meters also allows the utility companies to enter the "big data" industry where they can trade and sell and no doubt heavily invest in that market.
This is not
"conspiracy theory." Read this letter written to the Arizona
Corporation Commission outlining the surveillance capabilities posed by
"smart" meters. Much of the information in the letter is based on a
report issued by the Congressional Research Service, a branch of the Library of
Above and beyond those vulnerabilities
that exist when using wireless transmissions, there is NO security on the
Internet, as many of us already know.
CIA director James Woolsey (included in video below), former National Coordinator for Security, Infrastructure,
Protection and Counter Terrorism, Richard A. Clarke and former director of the
CIA, Leon Panetta all agree that there is a complete lack of cyber security.
a cyber security expert from Canada
has remarked that if our Internet system is breached, it would take us back to
1870 in three days.
Panetta Warns of Dire Threat of Cyberattack on U.S.
Richard C. Clarke, former CIA Director
Don't believe hacking presents a problem?
CIA's Gus Hunt On Big Data: We 'Try To Collect Everything
And Hang Onto It Forever'