UK mass surveillance challenge “will go to Europe’s highest Human Rights court”

The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights will hear Big Brother Watch and others’ case against mass surveillance by the UK Government. In September last year, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled that the UK’s mass interception programmes breached the...
Posted On 07 Feb 2019
Neil Cook

‘Snoopers’ Charter’ Part 2: ‘Back doors’ will not work

Today, the UK Government has outlined new legislation in the shape of the draft Investigatory Powers Bill. According to The Daily Telegraph, the Bill doesn’t plan to ban encryption services in general, but it will demand that service providers implement a ‘back door’...
Posted On 04 Nov 2015