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Opinion: In the digital age, everyone is becoming a spook

Publisher: 
CNN
Publication date: 
10-Apr-2012
Author(s): 
Andrew Keen
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Worse still, a privacy group called Privacy International has identified British, American, German and Israeli companies who are exporting spooky technologies like DPI hardware and equally sophisticated software products like "optical cyber solutions" that enable mass surveillance of large scale populations, to repressive regimes in the Middle East such as Yemen, Egypt, Syria and Iran.