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May 292016
 

Via:  http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-05-28/how-senate-just-took-hatchet-american-liberty

 

Expect new national security letter options for email access domestically with less court oversight.

 

 

 

Sep 292015
 

Via:  https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2015/09/little-fanfare-fbi-ramps-biometrics-programs-yet-again-part-1

 

A new addition ha been made to routine US criminal searches:  the civil fingerprint data just got added.

Data from everyday licensing or a background check will now be in one large new Next Generation Identification database.

Sep 292015
 

Via http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-09-09/national-facial-recognition-system/6761266

 

Australia is going to look back over its existing image databases using new a new facial recognition system.

Images could be found from ID, passport photos or security cameras frames.

 

Apr 202015
 

Via:  http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-04-16/conspiracy-theorists-bloggers-compared-isis-during-congressional-hearing

 

Welcome to the Information War where truth is back to been part of vast conspiracy theories.

Feb 192015
 

Via:  http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-31070114

 

Social media in now part of psychological operations with a rebranding of unconventional means.

Sep 252014
 

Via:  http://www.itnews.com.au/News/396179,senate-rejects-attempt-to-limit-asios-access-to-devices.aspx

http://www.smh.com.au/digital-life/consumer-security/parliament-bullied-to-pass-national-security-laws-says-greens-senator-scott-ludlam-20140924-10lir9.html

 

New laws in Australia would allow for access to any number of devices on a network.

The warrant is self signed.

Dec 282013
 

The 2014 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) still has its indefinite detention option 🙂

http://www.salon.com/2013/12/27/obama_signs_ndaa_2014_indefinite_detention_remains/

 

Two other interesting court cases:

http://www.freedomwatchusa.org/court-declares-nsa-spying-program-unconstitutional-and-grant

and now http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/12/27/new-york-nsa-phone-surveillance/4219055/

Welcome to the world of third party collection 🙂

Dec 092013
 

Via:  http://www.theage.com.au/technology/technology-news/telstras-data-vacuum-20131205-2yucb.html

 

How Australia’s telephone and Web 2.0 use is tracked:  In bulk and filtered later.

Welcome to the world of the special projects group.