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Intelligence officers given immunity from hacking laws, tribunal told

Intelligence officers given immunity from hacking laws, tribunal told http://gu.com/p/49vzv/st

What is becoming the stock government response to legal challenges – swiftly and silently change the law. 41 more words



Don’t miss out on this excellent presentation by Eric King, Director of Privacy International!

It is a fantastic summary of the research we have cooperated on with regards to the Fourteen Eyes and SIGINT Senior Europe!

The Fourteen Eyes

Putin on Snowden: Russia not kind of country which gives up those who fight for human rights

Published on Feb 23, 2015

The US is to blame for whistleblower Edward Snowden ending up in Moscow, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday. “ arrived at our transit zone and later it was explained that no one wanted him … And they scared everyone, and he ended up in our transit zone. 212 more words


Find Out If U.K. Spied On You Illegally Via NSA's Prism, Upstream

Following a landmark legal ruling earlier this month that, prior to December 2014, the U.K.’s spy agency GCHQ acted illegally by receiving data from the NSA’s surveillance dragnets, privacy advocacy organization Privacy International has set up an… 617 more words


Spy chief says Cheltenham's GCHQ is not Big Brother

GCHQ boss Sir Iain Lobban has said people should worry more about private firms snooping on them than spy agencies.

In an interview with The Daily Telegraph, the director of the Cheltenham-based listening post said commercial companies know everything about people and share the data. 373 more words


RT: GCHQ agents to hunt down child porn in ‘dark net’ – Cameron . . . appalling - and more distraction from the 'real' truth! ~J

Published time: December 12, 2014 02:18


A special unit of the British spy agency GCHQ has been tasked with roaming the “dark net” to locate child pornography images and weed out online abusers, according to Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron. 370 more words