And just when you were about to breethe a sigh of relief that you are not in India, that your privacy cannot be invaded without a legal warrant, think again. Our political bodies are legislating away citizens’ rights faster than we can notice!
“THE Home Office has quietly adopted a new plan to allow police across Britain routinely to hack into people’s personal computers without a warrant.”
In other words, the European Union has made a decision giving all EU member governments the ‘right’ to hack into any computer – without a warrant.
“Material gathered in this way includes the content of all e-mails, web-browsing habits and instant messaging.
Under the Brussels edict, police across the EU have been given the green light to expand the implementation of a rarely used power involving warrantless intrusive surveillance of private property. …”
‘Warrantless intrusive surveillance of private property’ – what a phrase! Just makes you feel all warm and fuzzy to know how well ‘protected’ you will be under this policy – does it not?
I wonder if the police forces of the EU nations are hiring more IT staff….