This article is about the F.B.I. impersonating a journalist in 2007 and using a tracking software to locate the individual. The media organizations did not approve of these methods that were used stating that it would taint the media’s credibility. The D.O.J. Office of the Inspector General report that was released stated that the F.B.I. did not violate any policies that were in place at the time ,but now as of June 2016 an agent has to get high-level approval pose as a journalist.