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Spying Scandal: Break Ins at Yahoo and Google Data Centers
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WKRC) -- There is a report that the National Security Agency secretly broke into the data centers of Yahoo and Google.
The break-in was of the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world. The Washington Post reports cites documents obtained from former NSA employee, Edward Snowden.
A secret accounting firm says the NSA sends millions of records everyday from the Yahoo and Google internal networks to data warehouses at the agency's Maryland headquarters.
A Yahoo spokesman says the company did not give the government access to its data centers and Google says it's troubled by the reports and was unaware of the activity.
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