The DEA and ICE Are Hiding Surveillance Cameras

The DEA and ICE Are Hiding Surveillance Cameras in Streetlights

The DEA and ICE Are Hiding Surveillance Cameras in Streetlights The US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have hidden an undisclosed number of covert surveillance cameras inside streetlights around the country, federal contracting documents reveal. According to government procurement data, the DEA has paid a Houston, Read more…

Tech Industry Told ‘Privacy Is Not Absolute’ End-to-End Encryption ‘Should Be Rare’

Tech Industry Told ‘Privacy Is Not Absolute’ End-to-End Encryption ‘Should Be Rare’

Tech Industry Told ‘Privacy Is Not Absolute’ End-to-End Encryption ‘Should Be Rare’ An international network of intelligence agencies has told the tech industry that ‘privacy is not an absolute’ and that the use of end-to-end encryption ‘should be rare’ … The statements were made in a joint communiqué and statement of principles following a Read more…

SNOWDEN SAYS AASHAAR PROGRAM IS LIKE A MASS SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM IN TODAY’S TIMES

He added that the Indian government should ensure criminal penalty for those who misuse Aadhaar. American whistleblower Edward Snowden has equated the Indian government’s Aadhaar programme to a “a mass surveillance system” and said the scheme would “create systemisation of society”. If the government was serious about implementing the scheme Read more…

Facebook developing ‘Portal’ gadget which will put microphones and cameras in people’s homes

Facebook developing ‘Portal’ gadget which will put microphones and cameras in people’s homes

Facebook developing ‘Portal’ gadget which will put microphones and cameras in people’s homes In George Orwell’s 1984, the oppressive rulers of Oceania use devices called telescreens to closely monitor and repress citizens. Now Facebook looks set to follow in the Party’s footsteps by putting its own firm’s microphones and cameras into people’s Read more…