How have Edward Snowden’s (“Snowden”) leaks about the electronic surveillance conducted and collected on U.S. and non-U.S. citizens by the National Security Administration (“NSA”) impacted the global community? Based on Snowden’s revelations, do you think the NSA was legally operating within the scope of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act as amended, and the Patriot Act, Section 215? Why or why not? (250 words)
Provide a url address for a contemporary academic or media article which demonstrates the concept(s) and/or topic(s) of “social media has become an integral tool in the arsenal of cyber criminals and terrorists. Social media applications, such as Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Flickr, and Instagram, are a mainstay to communicate with and recruit new jihadists.” Then write a brief essay, not to exceed 3 paragraphs, identifying the basis for selecting this article and how the events described in the article correlate to the concept/topic.
Write one to two paragraphs in a separate document that you can upload. List and describe the three major steps in executing the project plan.