title: 'US spy Prism Microsoft Apple' published: true publish_date: '31-08-2016 14:56' taxonomy: category:
- Tech tag:
- Silicon Valley
- Cyber spying 'Post Type':
The head of the US intelligence agency has defended surveillance programmes that give authorities access to millions of people’s phone records and internet data. James Clapper said media reports that exposed the practices are “reprehensible” and threaten counter-terrorism efforts. VoR's Vivienne Nunis reports.