First they will hack the muslims, then they will hack the dissidents, then they will hack the liberals…then they will hack us. Think about what this kind of power would do in a McCarthy-esque set of inquiries. No. Just No. Sen. Wyden is not one to raise the alarm necessarily. This is a frightening reduction in privacy.
“In less than 24 hours a rule change goes into effect giving the government the power to hack into the computers and personal devices of law-abiding citizens without an individual warrant. I’m putting up a fight in the U.S. Senate to delay the rule change and protect our right to privacy and security. Sign, SHARE, and spread the word: Tell the Senate to stop mass hacking before it starts!”
Ideas and Commentary on the Resistance by K Cleland