Tag: surveillance

Man holds a sign welcoming hackers to the 2014 Hackers Trip to China event in Beijing. Chinese hackers have been found to pose as United Nations officers in order to conduct persecution of the Uyghur Muslim ethnic minority.
Chinese Hackers Pose as UN and Human Rights Entities to Attack Uyghurs
A recently published report revealed a campaign by Chinese hackers, pretending to be entities associated with the United Nations (UN) or human rights organizations, to hack into and take control of computers used by Muslim...
A person carrying an umbrella walks past a USPS mail box in the rain on August 25, 2020 in New York City. A team of the Postal Service’s law enforcement arm specializing in covert internet operations has been found surveilling social media and communication platforms such as Telegram and Parler for right-wing content.
Post Office Law Enforcement Arm Being Used to Surveil Internet for Right-Wing Content
A branch of the United States Postal Service (USPS) created to prevent misuse of the country’s postal system by online actors is now surveilling the Internet and social media for content that may dissent from...
The logo of the open source Signal mobile messaging service. The app’s end-to-end encryption does not allow the company to see users’ messages, which is at the root of why China blocks Signal. Forcing alternatives out with the Great Firewall internet censorship system corners users into using Tencent’s WeChat, which is heavily surveilled by artificial intelligence
China Blocks Signal, Illustrating the Communist Regime’s Use of WeChat Surveillance
As China blocks Signal, an open-source encrypted messaging program, from the mainland, eyes are once again on the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) use of WeChat as a tool of surveillance, data collection, and monitoring against...
Vaccine Passport QR Codes Contact Tracing
‘SMART Health Cards’ Raise Concerns About Invasive Tech
The Vaccination Credential Initiative (VCI) emerged on Thursday touting itself as a “coalition of public and private partners committed to empowering individuals with digital access to their vaccination records based on open, interoperable standards.” The...