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#CISPA, the dangerous cybersecurity bill, was reintroduced yesterday. Here's why it should be defeated: https://eff.org/r.b6Jk #StopCISPA 
It's official: The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act was reintroduced in the House of Representatives yesterday. CISPA is the contentious bill civil liberties advocates fought last year, w...
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Two months ago, we wrote about the secretive police surveillance tool known as a "Stingray," and how it acts as a fake cell phone tower to suck up everyone's cell phone data within a certain radius. Now, their use is increasing, and so are the doubts about their constitutionality.
Two heavily redacted sets of files released last month show internal Justice Department guidance that relates to the use of the cell tracking equipment, with repeated references to a crucial section o...
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International activists have successfully defeated mass surveillance schemes and harsh data retention regimes.
January 28 marks International Privacy Day. Different countries are celebrating this day calling attention to their own events and campaigns. This year, EFF is honoring the day by sharing some advocac...
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What Google's latest Transparency Report findings tell us about
government surveillance, esp. in Latin America: https://eff.org/r.4aqJ By +Rebecca Bowe Katitza Rodriguez 
Each year, Google receives thousands of demands from governments around the world seeking information about its users. People who use any of the search engine giant's free online services – such as Gm...
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Is it legal for the EU to require fingerprints in passports? Highest court in Europe takes up the question.
Courts are investigating the legality of a European Union regulation requiring biometric passports in Europe. Last month, the Dutch Council of State (Raad van State, the highest Dutch administrative c...
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An unfortunate equation: state surveillance + poor legal safeguards = huge privacy violations around the world
This is the fourth in a series of posts mapping global surveillance challenges discussed at EFF's Surveillance Camp in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. States around the world are faced daily with the challeng...
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EFF is helping activists in countries around the world tracking private sector assistance to governments conducting mass surveillance.
This is the second in a series of posts mapping global surveillance challenges discussed at EFF's Surveillance Camp in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In December 2012, EFF organized a Surveillance and Human ...
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How government agents worldwide are using new tools to pry into our digital lives - and how +Electronic Frontier Foundation is fighting back
As the year draws to a close, EFF looks back at the major trends influencing digital rights in 2012 and discussing where we are in the fight for free expression, innovation, fair use, and privacy. Cli...
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The fight against mandatory data retention in Slovakia heats up as MPs challenge its constitutionality. We welcome this strong voice in the debate.
EFF welcomes a strong voice in the fight against data retention mandates: on Wednesday, a group of Slovak MPs filed a complaint challenging the constitutionality of Slovakia's mandatory data retention...
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Surveillance is growing in Latin America, but privacy activism is on the rise.
This article has been co-written with Renata Avila-Pinto. Throughout Latin America, new surveillance practices threaten to erode individuals' privacy, yet there is limited public awareness about the c...
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