US government pushed tech firms to hand over source code

The U.S. Courthouse in Washington, where the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court resides, is seen in a parking garage safety mirror at left, An order was granted by the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court on April 25, good until July 19, for the National Security Agency (NSA) to secretly collect the telephone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon under a top secret court order, according to the chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
The U.S. Courthouse in Washington, where the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court resides, is seen in a parking garage safety mirror at left, An order was granted by the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court on April 25, good until July 19, for the National Security Agency (NSA) to secretly collect the telephone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon under a top secret court order, according to the chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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