Wednesday, April 25, 2012

EU Privacy Chief Warns of Internet Spying Threat

Davenport, Claire. "EU Privacy Chief Warns of Internet Spying Threat." Reuters, August 24, 2012.

From the article: "Several governments in the developed world have been pushing for multilateral agreements to ban trademark theft on consumer goods and medicines, as have websites such as MegaUploads and PirateBay, which provide free film and music downloads.

But lawmakers say these agreements could give companies such as internet providers unprecedented access to subscribers' online activity, raising privacy concerns." Read more

See also
Baker, Jennifer. "European Data Protection Official Criticizes ACTA Treaty." PCWorld, April 24, 2012.