- NSA Official Says Agency Looks to Exploit Internet of Things for Spying
- ‘NSA deputy director Richard Ledgett confirmed that the National Security Agency is looking into growing the Internet of Things, including Internet-connected biomedical devices, for collecting data on the “bad guys”.
- Richard Ledgett admitted that the NSA has interest in Internet of Things during a conference on military technology that took place at The Newseum in Washington DC, on Friday.
- “We’re looking at it sort of theoretically from a research point of view right now,” he said.’
- Describing himself as the most controversial speaker and author in the world, he has written many books explaining his position, dubbed “New Age conspiracism”, and has attracted a substantial following across the political spectrum.
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