Under the cloak of internal security: EU advances laws on permanent surveillance

If authorities make their decisions based on surveillance options with AI-based algorithms – such as “biometric face recognition” – then it becomes dangerous. Because what seemed unimaginable yesterday in Europe could soon become reality here too, according to the plans of the European Union (EU). According to this, people entering and leaving the border control […]

EU plans child abuse surveillance law – privacy advocates appalled — RT DE

Brussels wants to better combat child abuse online and has presented corresponding plans. FDP and Greens sharply criticized the draft law with regard to data protection and speak of “sniffer software”. The EU Commission has presented plans on how sexualized violence against children on the Internet should be combated in the future. As EU Home […]

‘As if the post office opened all letters’ – EU chat surveillance law to come at the end of March — RT DE

22 mar 2022 3:05 p.m The new EU law, which will oblige companies like WhatsApp, Apple, Google and others to screen encrypted chats for possible cases of child abuse, is expected to come into force at the end of March this year. According to the EU, it should help to strengthen the fight against child […]