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16.05.2018 - 12:46 [ theVerge.com ]

A Spy in the Machine

(21.1.2015) He changed his password, alerted his friend, and stopped using Facebook Messenger — but the intrusions kept coming.

In another instance, Moosa noticed that someone posing as him solicited his female Facebook friends for sex — part of an effort, it seemed, to blackmail or perhaps defame him in Bahrain’s conservative media. Facebook was only the beginning. Unbeknownst to him, Moosa’s phone and computer had been infected with a highly sophisticated piece of spyware, built and sold in secret. The implant effectively commandeered his digital existence, collecting everything he did or said online.

07.05.2018 - 19:41 [ ORF.at ]

Widerstand gegen das Überwachungspaket

(20.3.2017) Die Plattform Epicenter.Works warnt erneut vor Einschränkungen der Privatsphäre, auf die sich SPÖ und ÖVP im aktualisierten Regierungsprogramm geeinigt haben. Hier sind die wesentlichen Eckpunkte des Überwachungspakets.