British government considering big brother law

New rules being considered by the British government could see emails, web history, phone calls and text messages monitored by internet service providers.

2nd April, 2012
British government considering big brother law
New rules will mean web history monitoring

New rules being considered by the British government could see emails, web history, phone calls and text messages monitored by internet service providers.

According to a report in the International Business Times, the proposed legislation will require internet service providers to provide real time information to British intelligence agency GCHQ as part of a bid to tackle crime and terrorism.

However, under the proposals, the intelligence agency would not be able to access the content...

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