Border Officials Float Big Ideas for Mining Social Media

President Trump’s plan for “extreme vetting” of travelers coming to the United States puts a lot of emphasis on screening social media profiles. The administration has even floated the idea of asking visa applicants for the passwords to their online accounts, a possibility that drew swift condemnation from free speech and privacy advocates.

But border security officials on a panel at an industry conference in San Antonio last week described ambitions to aggressively mine social media...

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