Surveillance

12.27.15
UK claims its spying bill will protect you from cyberbullies
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UK claims its spying bill will protect you from cyberbullies

The Investigatory Powers Bill will supposedly be used to fight harassers and trolls, not just terrorists.

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12.15.15
EFF confirms that the DEA has deleted its phone call database
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EFF confirms that the DEA has deleted its phone call database

The agency says it purged its collection of international call metadata in January 2015.

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12.05.15
Kazakhstan will require internet surveillance back doors
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Kazakhstan will require internet surveillance back doors

As of January 1st, the Kazakh government will have the power to spy on virtually any internet user in the country.

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12.01.15
IRS promises to get a search warrant before spying on cellphones
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IRS promises to get a search warrant before spying on cellphones

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen says his agency will comply with the DOJ's new rules.

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