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Thai Minister Instructs Shops with WiFi to Hand Over Customer Browsing Data

The Thai Digital Economy and Society Minister has told cafe owners they must store WiFi logs for 90 days

Liam Mullally
By Liam Mullally
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South African Government Revealed to Have Been Conducting Mass Surveillance on All Communications

The act has been decried as unconstitutional

Charlotte Darrell
By Charlotte Darrell
Israel’s Unit 8200 and the Exportation of Commercial Spyware

Israel’s Unit 8200 and the Exportation of Commercial Spyware

Graduates from Israel's high-tech spy group Unit 8200 have gone on to facilitate the growth of commercial spyware.

Katherine Barnett
By Katherine Barnett
Almaty city in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Ends Controversial Internet Surveillance System

President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has formally revoked the government’s controversial plans to surveil and intercept citizens’ HTTPS web traffic.

Sam Woodhams
By Sam Woodhams
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The Problem with EU Telcos Flouting Net Neutrality

European telcos already use deep packet inspection to monitor web traffic. Soon its use for surveillance and profiling could be enshrined in law

Jennifer Baker
By Jennifer Baker
Browsing the Australian Coalition’s History on Digital Rights

Browsing the Australian Coalition’s History on Digital Rights

Global trends point towards increased surveillance and censorship. Australia is no different.

Katherine Barnett
By Katherine Barnett
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European Telecom Giants Push to Legalize Deep Packet Inspection

Current European law specifically bans deep-packet inspection, but European telcos are attempting to gain the right to examine the contents of their users’ communications

Alex Brammer
By Alex Brammer
South Africa Proposes Online Porn Block

South Africa Proposes Online Porn Block

The proposed law would block internet porn on all devices by default

Rebecca Duff
By Rebecca Duff
Woman Using WhatsApp On Phone

WhatsApp Urges Users to Update App Following Major Security Flaw

The spyware is installed via WhatsApp's call function

Charlotte Darrell
By Charlotte Darrell
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The Dictator’s Guide to Internet Surveillance and Censorship

Using the internet to control what information is available to the masses and monitor what they say is all too easy if you’re a dictator with a dystopian determination.

Davey Winder
By Davey Winder
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