State Surveillance in Kenya

This article takes a look at privacy issues facing Kenyans in light of the recently introduced omnibus bill known as the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill [...]

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Surveillance Technology Exports from Switzerland

In early 2015, the Swiss Government was forced to publish the list of export licenses for surveillance technologies and other [...]

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Canadian Counterterrorism Bill in the Works

In the wake of terror attacks in France, the Canadian federal government has released a list of security measures to be discussed in Parliament in upcoming [...]

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Data Retention in Australia Problematic

Back in September, the Australian senate passed a bill that dramatically expands the powers of intelligence agencies, whilst at the same tie creating new offences for disclosing information about the operations they will undertake with these new powers. This is just the first of a three revamps of privacy legislation in [...]

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Wearable Technology Raises Privacy Concerns

This article introduces the privacy and data protection issues raised by wearable technology, such as Google Glass as smart [...]

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