NSA Book Review 'Most Germans Don't Share These Concerns'

The head of Germany's agency in charge of counterintelligence reviews the new book by the reporters behind SPIEGEL's NSA coverage. He says many fears raised are overplayed, but also warns people need to take greater care with their data.
Von Hans-Georg Maassen
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden speaks via video conference at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, in early March.

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden speaks via video conference at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, in early March.

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Translated from the German by Daryl Lindsey