Commentary on the UK Government National Security Strategy
This is scary:
Sir David Omand, the former Whitehall security and intelligence co-ordinator, sets out a blueprint for the way the state will mine data -- including travel information, phone records and emails -- held by public and private bodies and admits: "Finding out other people's secrets is going to involve breaking everyday moral rules."
In short: it's immoral, but we're going to do it anyway.(link Bruce Schneier)