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Image problem - The Guardian

'David Blunkett's plan for a national ID card has sparked a furious row. But will it work? And how? SA Mathieson investigates' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:31 PM Thu 20 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Support for national ID cards falls sharply - The Independent

'Public support for national identity cards has dropped sharply in the past two years, despite the enthusiastic support of David Blunkett, the Home Secretary, for their introduction.' link

Posted by SteveC at 06:04 PM Wed 19 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Independent
Blunkett in threat to quit on ID cards - The Times

'DAVID BLUNKETT was poised to resign from the cabinet if he had not got his way over identity cards, it has emerged.' link

Posted by SteveC at 10:23 AM Sun 16 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Times
ID cards may cut queues but learn lessons of history, warn Europeans - The Guardian

'The words "papers please" have terrible echoes of Europe's most repressive history. The rounding up of Jews, the oppression of migrant workers, and the removal of political undesirables have all been made easier by efficient identity controls.' link

Posted by SteveC at 10:53 AM Sat 15 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
The eyes have it - The Guardian

'There are few things more risky in politics than admitting you have changed your mind about a policy you have always vehemently opposed. If you have recently become a minister as well, you can expect the sneers to come thick and fast that your principles have been squashed under the weight of the red box.'link

Posted by SteveC at 10:33 PM Wed 12 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
What will it mean for me? - The Guardian

'When you renew your passport or driving licence in four years time you won't just have to fill in a countersigned form and provide a recent photograph. Instead you will find you will also have to go to your nearest post office or registry office and have your fingerprints "taken" electronically and your eyes scanned so that the unique pattern of your iris can be stored on a new electronic database.' link

Posted by SteveC at 10:01 PM Wed 12 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
10,000 to test eye scan and fingerprint scheme - The Guardian

'The electronic "biometric" eye scans and fingerprints that lie at the heart of the new national identity card scheme are to be tested by 10,000 volunteers in a six month Home Office trial starting in the next few weeks.' link

Posted by SteveC at 09:58 PM Wed 12 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
ID cards are on the way - The Guardian

'Millions of people in Britain will start receiving their compulsory national identity cards in only four years time under the detailed plans unveiled by the home secretary, David Blunkett, yesterday.' link

Posted by SteveC at 09:55 PM Wed 12 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Blunkett outlines ID card plans - BBC

'All UK citizens could be forced to have some form of identity card by 2013, David Blunkett has said.' link

Posted by SteveC at 06:40 PM Tue 11 Nov 2003 Categories: BBC , ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News
Support for identity cards - BBC

'DAVID FROST: Well that's exactly what I wanted to talk about second, so you're spot on there. And in fact, while we're on the how it works bit, I mean people think it's going to be more complicated obviously than a credit card, some people say well we've got passports why do we need this, but is it because of all the extra devices, the retinal spotting and so on? What is, what is the way to make an ID card, a compulsory ID card, work?' link

Posted by SteveC at 09:48 PM Mon 10 Nov 2003 Categories: BBC , ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News
Our missing million - The Observer

'The reason why a national identity card could be a fiasco to compare with the Child Support Agency is the same reason why the population of Manchester jumped by 29,500 last week, why 800,000 healthy young men vanished in the 1990s and why serious newspapers should stop treating the results of opinion polls as facts. A significant minority of the public is refusing to co-operate with officialdom. Every variety of survey and poll is being affected, says Professor Roger Jowell, the former director of the British Social Attitudes Survey, now at City University, London. 'It used to be when you said you were doing something for the Government, people would feel they had a duty to co-operate. Now they say "screw you".' link

Posted by SteveC at 09:43 PM Mon 10 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Observer
Mandatory ID cards backed by police chief - The Times

'THE head of the Metropolitan Police gave public backing yesterday to the introduction of compulsory identity cards, describing them as an "absolutely essential" tool in the fight against terrorism.' link

Posted by SteveC at 09:40 PM Mon 10 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Times
Passport to next generation security - The Guardian

'he cabinet's decision yesterday to "proceed by incremental steps to build a base for a compulsory national identity card scheme" does little more than acknowledge that Britain is already well down that road without the need for new legislation.' link

Posted by SteveC at 12:06 PM Fri 7 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
ID card decision delayed for years to defuse cabinet row - The Independent

'The cabinet agreed yesterday to draw up plans for a national identity card, but it will wait "until later this decade" to decide whether to make them compulsory.' link

Posted by SteveC at 11:44 AM Fri 7 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Independent
Identity card scheme still alive despite bitter rift in the Cabinet - The Independent

'The Cabinet is expected to keep the prospect of a national identity card alive today despite a bitter row last night between senior ministers about the proposal.' link

Posted by SteveC at 11:56 AM Thu 6 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Independent
'Bloodbath' at ID cards meeting - The Guardian

'The cabinet may be forced to take a political gamble today by agreeing to include a draft bill for identity cards in the Queen's speech after an "acrimonious" committee meeting yesterday.' link

Posted by SteveC at 11:46 AM Thu 6 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Parliament 'didn't understand RIP Act' - ZDNET

"Peers have expressed their alarm about government attempts to widen the scope of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act, claiming the passing of the original law was 'a nightmare'" link

Posted by SteveC at 11:23 AM Thu 6 Nov 2003 Categories: RIP Statutory Instrument (Part I Chapter 2) , Surveillance & Security News , ZDNET
Data surveillance complaints have zero success rate - ZDNET

'The body set up to protect UK citizens from having their communications data unfairly accessed by the police or secret agents has yet to rule in favour of a single complainant despite receiving hundreds of complaints, the government has revealed.' link

Posted by SteveC at 11:26 AM Wed 5 Nov 2003 Categories: RIP Oversight (Part IV) , Surveillance & Security News , ZDNET
Draft ID card bill slips into Queen's speech - The Register

'A draft bill to introduce ID cards in the UK is expected to be included in the Queen's speech later this month.' link

Posted by SteveC at 12:57 AM Wed 5 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
Abandon data retention plans, urge privacy groups - ZDNET

'The British government's oft-criticised data retention plans will open up your phone and email records to law enforcement agents from the UK to beyond the Urals, say critics' link

Posted by SteveC at 11:27 AM Tue 4 Nov 2003 Categories: Data retention , Surveillance & Security News , ZDNET
Blair plans ID card strategy - The Times

'Mr Blair faces a further tactical problem, over identity cards. Their introduction is to be included in the Speech in the form of a draft Bill; this means it will not be debated until shortly before the next election. Ministers believe this will mean there is less opposition to it among MPs, as it has wide support among voters' link

Posted by SteveC at 02:13 PM Mon 3 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Times
Blair draft bill keeps ID card debate alive - The Times

'CABINET ministers are expected to call a truce over identity cards this week by agreeing to include the measure in the Queen's speech in the form of a draft bill.' link

Posted by SteveC at 09:53 AM Sun 2 Nov 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Times
Child protection scheme in disarray - The Guardian

'The government's plans to set up a database on every child in England to avoid a repetition of the circumstances leading to the murder of Victoria Climbié are in disarray because of inaccuracies in local records and data protection problems, it has emerged.' link

Posted by SteveC at 12:51 AM Fri 24 Oct 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Driving 10-year EU licence 'to cut fraud' - The Guardian

'New UK driving licences will no longer be valid until the age of 70 and will have to be renewed every 10 years under proposals for a standardised EU licence approved yesterday.' link

Posted by SteveC at 11:35 AM Thu 23 Oct 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Darling joins cabinet opponents of ID card - The Guardian

'Tony Blair's hopes of winning cabinet support for identity cards have been dealt a further blow after Alistair Darling, the transport secretary, submitted a five-page cabinet letter opposing their introduction.' link

Posted by SteveC at 11:33 AM Thu 23 Oct 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Liberty groups attack plan for EU health ID card - The Telegraph

'The European Union took its first step yesterday towards the creation of an EU-wide health identity card able to store a range of biometric and personal data on a microchip by 2008. Approved by Union ministers in Luxembourg, the plastic disk will slide into the credit-card pouch of a wallet or purse.' link

Posted by SteveC at 11:29 AM Thu 23 Oct 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Telegraph
Liberty groups attack plan for EU health ID card - The Telegraph

'The European Union took its first step yesterday towards the creation of an EU-wide health identity card able to store a range of biometric and personal data on a microchip by 2008. Approved by Union ministers in Luxembourg, the plastic disk will slide into the credit-card pouch of a wallet or purse.' link

Posted by SteveC at 09:25 AM Tue 21 Oct 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Telegraph
Marks & Spencer starts tracking tag trials - Silicon.com

'Marks & Spencer has begun a trial of the controversial radio frequency ID (RFID) tracking tags in clothes at one of its UK stores this week as part of plans to improve stock accuracy and product availability for customers.' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:29 PM Sat 18 Oct 2003 Categories: RFID Tags , Silicon.com , Surveillance & Security News
Child ID numbers to help fight abuse - The Guardian

'Identity numbers for children would be part of a tracking system to keep tabs on England's 11 million children. Each child would have a file including the name, address, date of birth, school and GP. If the child came to the attention of agencies such as education welfare, social services or police, the file would carry a flag giving contact details for the lead professional in charge of the case.' link

Posted by SteveC at 10:58 AM Fri 17 Oct 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
New 'snooper's charter' faces legal challenge - The Telegraph

'The so-called "snooper's charter", which will allow public agencies to gather data about telephone and email traffic, could be illegal, according to privacy campaigners.' link

Posted by SteveC at 12:41 PM Thu 16 Oct 2003 Categories: ID Cards , Surveillance & Security News , The Telegraph
UK 'snoopers charter' claimed to break EU law - The Register

'The data retention regimes in operation or preparation in at least ten European states are unlawful, and breach the European Convention on Human Rights, according to a legal opinion released today.' link

Posted by SteveC at 12:39 PM Thu 16 Oct 2003 Categories: Data retention , Human Rights , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
Cybercops are go! - The Register

'Home Secretary Jack Straw has officially launched the National Hi-Tech Crime Unit today at the Science Museum in London.' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:52 PM Wed 18 Apr 2001 Categories: Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
New force to tackle cybercrime - BBC

'A specialist police unit designed to tackle computer-based crime has been launched by Home Secretary Jack Straw.' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:50 PM Wed 18 Apr 2001 Categories: BBC , Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News
Government unleashes hi-tech super sleuths - VNUNET

'This morning saw the launch of the UK's first dedicated cybercrime squad, committed to tackling hi-tech crime on the internet.' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:47 PM Wed 18 Apr 2001 Categories: Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , VNUNET
Cyber terror threatens UK's biggest companies - The Guardian

'Cyber-terrorists have hacked into a third of the country's big companies and public sector organisations, including government offices, causing damage ranging from infiltrating corporate bank accounts to information theft, a survey reveals today.' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:36 PM Tue 3 Apr 2001 Categories: Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
US company defeats Brit RIP Act - The Register

'Anonymous Web-surfing outfit SafeWeb has just expanded its secure server facilities in New York so that Europeans can enjoy faster access to private, and virtually anonymous, Web browsing and e-mail.' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:30 PM Fri 30 Mar 2001 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , Technical countermeasures , The Register
Cybercop slams EU law - VNUNET

'Britain's leading cybercop has slammed European Union data processing legislation which he says makes it impossible for police to smash online crime rings.' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:27 PM Mon 12 Mar 2001 Categories: Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , VNUNET
Cybercrimes treaty edges closer - VNUNET

'The completion of the controversial Council of Europe cybercrimes treaty edged a step closer this week, when it was discussed by committee members of the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly in public for the first time.' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:24 PM Wed 7 Mar 2001 Categories: Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , VNUNET
In sight of the law - The Guardian

'The police and local authorities are using technology to keep a close watch on our every move. SA Mathieson looks behind the scenes' link

Posted by SteveC at 04:22 PM Thu 1 Mar 2001 Categories: Privacy , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
MoD inquiry into 'privacy breach' - The Guardian

'Ministry of Defence police have ordered an internal inquiry into allegations that its officers extracted private information stored on a mobile phone of an anti-nuclear protester, the Guardian can reveal.
[...]
A spokesman for the MoD police said the inquiry was to determine whether the information was taken in accordance with the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:55 PM Mon 19 Feb 2001 Categories: RIP Oversight (Part IV) , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Pedos volunteered system passwords to cops - The Register

'A spokeswoman for the National Crime Squad told The Independent that "We were only able to get into their systems when they voluntarily gave us their passwords."

If the same situation were to arise today, the suspect would be obliged, under the RIP Act, to furnish the investigators with the key to decrypt their data. However, the Operation Cathedral investigation predated the Act becoming law.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:53 PM Wed 14 Feb 2001 Categories: RIP Forced Decryption (Part III) , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
Police urge business to report hi-tech crimes - The Register

'Businesses are being urged to report hacking attempts and incidents of Internet-based extortion to the police, rather than keep quiet for fear of damage to their reputations.' link Posted by SteveC at 03:49 PM Wed 7 Feb 2001 Categories: Cost to industry , Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , The Register

Cybercrime: Does it put you off using the internet? - BBC

'Cybercrime is one of the fastest-growing criminal activities. It covers a wide range of illegal activity from financial scams, computer hacking and virus attacks to downloading pornographic images.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:51 PM Tue 6 Feb 2001 Categories: BBC , Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News
UUNet falls foul of RIP Act - VNUNET

'UUNet last week became the first internet service provider (ISP) to fall foul of tough new laws on intercepting emails.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:45 PM Wed 24 Jan 2001 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , VNUNET
Privacy Battle Brews in England - Wired News

'Clean up your hard drive and mind your manners if you live in or are traveling to the United Kingdom. Police there may soon be able to copy and store the contents of computers, collect and warehouse samples of human DNA and fine people for misdemeanors without having to arrest them first.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:44 PM Tue 23 Jan 2001 Categories: Privacy , Surveillance & Security News , Wired News
ISPs 'RIP' Into British Police - Wired News

'A stream of "stupid questions" posed by technically callow police officers trying to enforce a controversial law are angering Britain's Internet service providers, who are threatening to move their businesses out of the country if authorities don't wise up soon.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:42 PM Fri 19 Jan 2001 Categories: Cost to industry , Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , Wired News
RIP not a problem thanks to police stupidity - The Register

'Well, the RIP Act may be Draconian but we shouldn't worry at the moment because the police haven't got a clue what they're doing. That at least is what representatives of the ISP Association said at a forum in the House of Lords yesterday.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:40 PM Wed 17 Jan 2001 Categories: Cost to industry , Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
ISPs draw up 'say and pay' list for police - VNUNET

'Internet service providers (ISPs) are drawing up a list of what they will tell the police about their customers when under criminal investigation, and how much they will charge for the information.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:39 PM Tue 16 Jan 2001 Categories: Cost to industry , Surveillance & Security News , VNUNET
The solution to RIP, email sackings and Big Brother - The Register

'The last six months have been a terrible time for Internet users in the UK. The RIP Act is obviously the worst of it - the government has given itself almost unbelievable powers of access to people's communication and then gone out of its way to make it as non-answerable to the public as possible.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:37 PM Fri 12 Jan 2001 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
'Lewd' e-mailers keep jobs - BBC

'Workers suspended by a leading insurance company over the distribution of 'lewd' e-mails have been told their jobs are safe.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:36 PM Thu 11 Jan 2001 Categories: BBC , RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News
Beware - you've got mail - The Observer

'You are sitting at your desk. Your computer boings and the 'You have New Mail/Open Mail' icon appears. A friend who works downstairs in your office has sent an email with an attachment and copied it to everyone else who works in your team. Do you stop and think before you open it?' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:33 PM Sun 7 Jan 2001 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Observer
TUC claims firms overreact by sacking staff for lewd office emails - The Guardian

'Workers who send lewd emails around the office were being targeted unfairly by their employers, the Trades Union Congress yesterday claimed.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:31 PM Sat 6 Jan 2001 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Big Brother warning after e-mail sackings - BBC

'Union leaders representing insurance workers sacked over 'lewd' e-mails fear the action could lead to a Big Brother office environment.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:30 PM Fri 5 Jan 2001 Categories: BBC , RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News
Cybercrime treaty condemned - BBC

'A draft European treaty on cybercrime has been condemned as "appalling" by civil liberty groups around the globe.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:23 PM Mon 18 Dec 2000 Categories: BBC , Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News
Press send to censor - BBC

'A majority of companies will soon be monitoring employee e-mails in a bid to stop their reputation being damaged by inappropriate messages.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:18 PM Fri 15 Dec 2000 Categories: BBC , RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News
Encryption tears holes in RIP - The Register

'A group of cryptographers think they have found a way to defeat the RIP Act, by making it impossible to hand over the keys to encrypted information.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:16 PM Thu 7 Dec 2000 Categories: RIP Forced Decryption (Part III) , Surveillance & Security News , Technical countermeasures , The Register
Govt ministers distance themselves from email spy plan - The Register

'Government ministers are distancing themselves from the Draconian surveillance measures proposed by NCIS deputy Roger Gaspar in a report to the Home Office.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:10 PM Tue 5 Dec 2000 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
Omagh bombing cited by agencies demanding access to all phone calls - The Guardian

'The security and intelligence agencies are using difficulties in pursuing the perpetrators of the Omagh bombing in August 1998 in their demand for access to records of every phone call made in Britain.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:09 PM Tue 5 Dec 2000 Categories: Cybercrime , RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Politicians line up against Euro email snooping laws - The Register

'A British politician is to warn her colleagues that proposals currently being drawn up to tackle cybercrime could lead to a Europe-wide version of the UK's controversial email snooping powers.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:07 PM Mon 4 Dec 2000 Categories: Cybercrime , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
E-mail spy powers 'necessary' - BBC

'Powers for the police and other law enforcement agencies to snoop on e-mails, telephone calls and internet traffic must be granted in order to combat modern crime, a senior intelligence officer has warned.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:05 PM Mon 4 Dec 2000 Categories: BBC , RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News
Police request right to spy on every UK phone call and email - The Register

'A report by the deputy director-general of the National Criminal Intelligence Service - sent to the Home Office and leaked to the Observer newspaper - has shocked many by asking for the legal right to access records of all phone calls, emails and Internet dial-ups made in the UK for a period of up to seven years.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:03 PM Mon 4 Dec 2000 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Register
Spies seek access to all phone, email and net links - The Guardian

'The security and intelligence agencies are demanding the right to access records of every phone call, email, and internet connection made in Britain, the Home Office confirmed yesterday.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:00 PM Mon 4 Dec 2000 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Guardian
Spy plans 'threat to human rights' - BBC

'Civil liberties campaigners have warned the government that granting police and secret services greater snooping powers would be a breach of human rights.' link

Posted by SteveC at 02:59 PM Sun 3 Dec 2000 Categories: BBC , Human Rights , RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News
Spied on from cradle to grave - The Observer

'For a decade, the world has been dazzled by the possibilities of information technology, but beside the opportunities lie new dangers. IT opens up avenues of communication, but it also opens avenues of government control. The British, with a tradition of an unwritten constitution, executive power and few automatic rights, are the most exposed of all. Today, we disclose confidential advice offered by the National Criminal Intelligence Service to the Home Office. It argues that in order to fight contemporary crime, they must fight fire with fire. They want to store every telephone call (including mobile) and every email made in a huge government-run data warehouse for seven years to allow them to run electronic checks in support of any criminal investigation they might make. Although they recognise the civil liberties implications of what they demand, they claim that fighting crime is impossible without access to cyberspace in this way.' link

Posted by SteveC at 02:57 PM Sun 3 Dec 2000 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Observer
Secret plan to spy on all British phone calls - The Observer

'Britain's intelligence services are seeking powers to seize all records of telephone calls, emails and internet connections made by every person living in this country.' link

Posted by SteveC at 02:55 PM Sun 3 Dec 2000 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Observer
RIP could scupper our e-revolution - The Observer

'[...]But in any case the Bill will have minimal effect on crime because all but the most stupid criminals will simply switch to a foreign internet service provider for their emails, if necessary via a mobile phone. It already makes sense to host your website in the United States, not only because it's usually cheaper but also because the US constitution provides far greater legal protection than in the UK.[...]' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:25 PM Sun 25 Jun 2000 Categories: RIP Interception (Part I Chapter 1) , Surveillance & Security News , The Observer
Privacy group throws book at Amazon - VNUNET

'Caspar Bowden, director of think tank the Foundation for Information Policy Research, and Conservative peer Lord Cope of Berkeley were awarded 'Winstons' for opposing the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (RIP) Act, which empowers UK bugging of the internet. Work by Bowden and Lord Cope resulted in extra safeguards against abuse of the Act's powers.' link

Posted by SteveC at 03:13 PM Mon 12 Jun 2000 Categories: Privacy International , Surveillance & Security News , VNUNET