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Investigatory Powers Bill Makes Your Browsing History Available To UK Officials

Posted on December 29th, 2015.

A new Investigatory Powers Bill is making waves in the UK and has critics from government officials to Edward Snowden.  Home Secretary Theresa May announced the new Investigatory Powers Bill around Christmas. The bill stipulates that the browsing history of everyone in the UK will have to be stored for a year. Police and security...



Cameron Wants to Accelerate DIPB Following Paris Attacks

Posted on November 17th, 2015.

In the wake of the ISIS attack on Paris, UK Prime Minister David Cameron is advocating a fast-tracking of the Draft Investigatory Powers Bill. The DIPB a controversial new piece of legislation which will expand the British government’s legal abilities to monitor Internet usage within the UK. The attack, which claimed the lives of...



UK Set to Ban Internet Companies from Providing Total Encryption to Its Users

Posted on November 3rd, 2015.

The UK government is set to ban companies like Apple from providing complete, unbreakable encryption to end users in a new law set to be introduced under the Investigatory Powers Bill. In a sweeping overbearing move, the likes of Apple and Google will no longer be allowed to offer total end-user encryption wherein customer communications...