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For example, in 2002 officials from the Transportation Security Administration asked JetBlue Airways to provide detailed passenger information to Torch Concepts, a company in Huntsville, AL, that was developing a data mining system even more invasive than the one envisioned by DARPA. JetBlue was ...
Take, for example, what happened in 2002 when a now-defunct information-mining company and Department of defense contractor called Torch Concepts got five million itinerary records for JetBlue passengers--records that included names, addresses and phone numbers--for a project whose goal was ...
Torch Concepts, the SRS subcontractor that worked on the project, "worked directly with the army and had a specific mandate to ferret information out of data stream [to find the] abnormal behavior of secretive people," said SRS's Bart Edsall in an interview with Wired News. Privacy advocates immediately ...
Torch Concepts identified "several distinctive travel patterns" in the data and concluded that "known airline terrorists appear readily ...

Torch Concepts then bought demographic data from Acxiom on about 40 percent of the passengers whose records JetBlue had released.
In the spring of 2002, TSA officials in charge of developing CAPPS II, along with Transportation Department officials, met with a data-mining company called Torch Concepts, which was building a profiling system that it hoped to sell to the army. The TSA officials thought the system might work for them too, ...

Torch Concepts, the SRS subcontractor that worked on the project, "worked directly with the army and had a specific mandate to ferret ...
The whole point is in the event of an unfortunate blackout, you can reach for the door, pull off its handle and activate the needed illumination.
Torch Concepts identified "several distinctive travel patterns" in the data and concluded that "known airline terrorists appear readily ...
Torch Concepts then bought demographic data from Acxiom on about 40 percent of the passengers whose records JetBlue had released.
Torch Concepts, the SRS subcontractor that worked on the project, "worked directly with the army and had a specific mandate to ferret ...


 

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