Privacy International defends the right to privacy across the world, and fights surveillance and other intrusions into private life by governments and corporations. Read more »

Wikileaks names 160 mass spyware vendors

Financial Times
Publication date: 
Maija Palmer
Original story link: 

However, Eric King, human rights and technology advisor with Privacy International, said the problem was that surveillance technology was not included in most countries’ export restrictions.

“Governments need to make sure that companies are no longer allowed to sell these products,” he said.