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Eerste echt grote testcase voor het OM van het Encrochat-bewijs in een megazaak met flinke prestige. Rechtmatig verkregen of niet? In tientallen grote strafzaken staat deze vraag de komende tijd centraal.
Belangrijk bewijs tegen Roger P. is data uit PGP safe en in 2020 kwam daar ook data uit Encrochat bij. 'Bewijs dat talrijk is., zegt de OvJ. #Pietcosta
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I’ll be back in court today to monitor the ongoing trial in the case of Arron Banks v @carolecadwalla. @RSF_inter and many other expert free expression organisations consider this vexatious case a clear example of SLAPP. I’ll have updates on this thread. rsf.org/en/news/nineteen-org…
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The UK’s policing minister Kit Malthouse has suggested that the use of advanced algorithmic technologies by police should be tested in court rather than defined by new legislation, which he argued could “stifle innovation” computerweekly.com/news/2525…
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Updated: Hackers exploited Log4j2 vulnerability, planted wiper malware, using web site defacements to distract investigators. bit.ly/3GzufHb via @computerweekly #Ukraine #CyberAttack #cyberwar #ddos #Kitsoft #OctoberCMS #Microsoft
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Updated: Hackers exploited Log4j2 vulnerability, planter wiper malware, using web site defacements to distract investigators. bit.ly/3GzufHb via @computerweekly #Ukraine #CyberAttack #Kitsoft #cyberwar #ddos
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International police co-operation to break the encrypted communication systems used by organised crime, continues apace after #EncroChat and #SkyECC, with the take-down of VPNLab.net. #CDSC @NCA_UK
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Anyone interested in the practice of journalism and the chilling impact of defamation laws should read this thread:
I’m at the High Court this morning for @RSF_inter, along with @AzzurraMoores, as @carolecadwalla faces a vexatious defamation suit brought by Arron Banks. RSF is one of many organisations that considers this a SLAPP case, and stands in Carole support. rsf.org/en/news/sixteen-orga…
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Williamrt retweeted
Latest on London as a haven for dodgy wealth: the boutique law firm helping the Azerbaijan elite buy up prime property in the capital. In latest ⁦@PrivateEyeNews⁩.
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“Without strong encryption, children are more vulnerable online than ever. #Encryption protects personal safety and national #security … what the government is proposing puts everyone at risk.” There is no liberal #democracy without #privacy. rollingstone.com/culture/cul…
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Anyone know anything about the huge cyber attack launched against the Ukraine? Please drop me a line. DMs open. #Cyberattack #Ukraine
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On police misuse of a mobile call recorder app: I spoke to @Williamrt this week on the implications & ICO and IPCO investigations. Full article in @ComputerWeekly here:
RT @Williamrt: ICO investigates police use of app to covertly record calls from mobile phones bit.ly/34O7gKw #governance #Surrey #Sussex @ICOnews @IPCOffice #covertsurveillance #Android
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Three companies that are working on a project to detect child sexual abuse material before it reaches encrypted environments as part of a government challenge claim that pre-encryption scans for such content can be carried out without compromising privacy computerweekly.com/news/2525…
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