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Government plans to search everything we do online, offline…

1 Apr

“Having opposed the previous government’s attempts to introduce mass surveillance of Internet communications, the Conservatives are planning to introduce the very same policy they previously described as a ‘culture of surveillance which goes far beyond counter terrorism and serious crime.’ The plan is essentially to allow stored communication data to be trawled without the inconvenience of needing a warrant or even any reasonable suspicion.”

More comment on this soon, but in the meantime check out the full story on the BBC…

Quick change of plans. I am going to defer to friend and colleague Lachlan Urquhart who has written previously on the matter…

http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/02/22/imp-or-ccdp-who-cares-its-still-storing-your-data/

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One Response to “Government plans to search everything we do online, offline…”

  1. mleiser April 1, 2012 at 10:36 PM #

    Reblogged this on #Hashtag – Thoughts on the Law and Social Media…..

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