France and new security law

Following the Charlie Hebdo attack, the French Government has been working to draft and vote in a new intelligence law. In many ways, this law is even broader than the Patriot Act, and many media outlets, non-governmental organizations and vocal opponents lobbied against it. And yet, 77 percent of the members of the AssemblĂ©e Nationale […] Read more

Is adding audio to surveillance cameras a threat?

The idea of adding security cameras with audio on public transportation is raising privacy concerns with the ACLU and others. In December the Washington Post and The Daily reported that the practice is spreading widely across the United States. It’s proposed that here would be six cameras per public bus and that would mean six […] Read more

May, 12, 2015