` US Intelligence Officials are planning to tap into ` Government Databases’ to scan Behaviour ‘ of Federal Employees ‘

#AceSecurityNews says that AP reports that U.S. intelligence officials are planning a sweeping system of electronic monitoring that would tap into government, financial and other databases to scan the behaviour of many of the 5 million federal employees with secret clearances, current and former officials told The Associated Press.

The system is intended to identify rogue agents, corrupt officials and leaker’s, and draws on a Defence Department model under development for more than a decade, according to officials and documents reviewed by the AP.

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