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BT and other telcos face lawsuit over data leaks

Publisher: 
PC Pro
Publication date: 
09-Aug-2013
Author(s): 
Nicole Kobie
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Eric King, head of research at Privacy International, said Tempora's operation would "not have been possible without the complicity" of the named firms. "Despite the companies' obligation to respect human rights standards, particularly when governments seek to violate them, spy agencies are being allowed to conduct mass surveillance on their systems," King said.

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