TribLIVE

| Opinion/The Review


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

No place for secrets

Daily Photo Galleries

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, 8:57 p.m.
 

Part of the issue about CIA ex-Director David Petraeus is that his personal email account may have been hacked and secrets exposed. It seems to me the real problem is that secrets may have even existed in Gmail messages.

I sure hope that all military secrets are kept in a more secure email system than Gmail. We know that Google software analyzes Gmail messages so Google can target ads of interest. I am not surprised that his account could have been hacked.

Also, I wonder what ads Google put on his screen: fighter jets for sale, hot new code-breaking software, spy snooping devices ...

Orville Boston

Burrell Township

Indiana County

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. McCord to plead guilty to federal charges from campaign fundraising
  2. Pittsburgh mayor denies ethics investigation into his ‘Undercover Boss’ performance
  3. Pirates sign 2 to minor league deals
  4. Monessen woman dies in truck-car crash on Route 51 in Fayette County
  5. LaBar: WWE not backing down from controversy
  6. Sale of Deflategate chocolate football nets $20K for charity
  7. Police say couple in Oakland murder-suicide had ‘troubled’ relationship
  8. Crash closes Pittsburgh Street in Springdale
  9. Penguins’ Ehrhoff being tested for concussion
  10. Charge dropped against former Steeler Blount after community service
  11. 5-year-old boy needed for ‘Let It Snow’ role