Report to the Director General for
Research of the European Parliament
(Scientific and Technical Options Assessment programme office)
on the development of surveillance technology and risk of abuse of economic information.
This study considers the state of
the art in Communications intelligence (Comint) of
automated processing for intelligence purposes of intercepted broadband multi-language leased or
common carrier systems, and its applicability to Comint targeting and selection, including speech recognition .
Report by : Duncan Campbell, IPTV Ltd
Edinburgh, Scotland : April, 1999
Illustration : 30 metre antennae
at the Composite Signals Organisation Station, Morwenstow, England,
intercepting communications from Atlantic Ocean and Indian Ocean regional satellites. (D Campbell)