U.S. Agencies Said to Swap Intelligence With Thousands of Firms

U.S. Agencies Said to Swap Intelligence With Thousands of Firms

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Larry Page, chief executive officer of Google Inc., said in a blog posting June 7 that he hadn’t heard of a program called Prism until after Edward Snowden’s disclosures and that the company didn’t allow the U.S. government direct access to its servers or some back-door to its data centers.