• 05 AUG 12
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    Dr. Mercola: If You See This Google Warning, Act Fast: Big Brother is Watching

    Sent in by Alasdair Philips, Powerwatch:

    If You See This Google Warning, Act Fast: Big Brother is Watching
    By Dr. Mercola

    Big Brother is watching. No kidding. And the warning is coming from none other than Google, which says government spies may be spying on you. Some believe the Google announcement may be related to the recent discovery of the data-mining virus named “Flame.”

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    ”¢ A massive data-mining virus named “Flame” has been detected in computers in the Middle East, particularly in Iran. It”™s the first virus found with the added ability to spread wirelessly by attaching itself to Bluetooth-enabled devices. Once there, it can trace and steal information stored on those devices. The program also contains a “microbe” command that can activate any microphone within the device and record audio files
    ”¢ The NSA is building a massive spy center in Bluffdale, Utah, which will intercept, decipher, analyze, and store vast amounts of the world”™s communications””both foreign and domestic
    Ӣ As of the first week of June, Google will warn you when it picks up activity on your computer account that looks suspiciously like state-sponsored monitoring of your computer activities
    Ӣ To re-secure your account, Google recommends creating a unique password that includes a mix of capital letter, lowercase letters, punctuation marks and numbers; enable 2-step verification; and update your browser, operating system, plugins, and document editors

    See the Dr. Mercola website for the article:

    http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2012/08/05/internet-security-virus.aspx?e_cid=20120805_SNL_Art_1

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