Engineering and lawyering privacy by design: understanding online privacy both as a technical and an international human rights issue

Abstract There is already evidence that ‘governmental mass surveillance emerges as a dangerous habit’. Despite the serious interests at stake, we are far from fully comprehending the ramifications of the systematic and pervasive violation of privacy online. This article underscores the reasons that policy-makers and lawyers must comprehend and value privacy not only as a human rights issue, but also...

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NBC’s Gregory asks Greenwald if he should be charged for aiding

[#item_title] Video comments begin at 1:47. The Guardian’s Glenn Greenwald slammed NBC’s “Meet the Press” host David Gregory on Sunday for asking whether he should be charged with a crime for “aiding and abetting” former government contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked classified information to him about the National Security Agency’s surveillance operations. “To the extent that you have aided and...

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