Making jokes on twitter now can you get arrested for terrorism!

Just in case you are making plans to go to the US (in which case I think you’re totally nuts) you might recall what you posted on Twitter or facebook or your own blog for that matter. ‘I’m going to destroy America and dig up Marilyn Monroe’: British pair arrested in U.S. on terror charges […]

Mind Your Tweets: The CIA Social Networking Surveillance System

I have never liked those bubbly give me more private information social websites. That social networking sites and applications such as Facebook, Twitter and their competitors can facilitate communication and information sharing amongst diverse groups and individuals is by now a cliché. It should come as no surprise then, that the secret state and the […]

The U.K. wants your Twitter chatter under surveillance

Not happy with pushing the EU Data Retention Directive which would make ISPs store communication data for 12 months Vernon Coaker, the U.K. Home Office security minister, now wants all social networking sites and IM messaging service monitored as well. The Interception Monderisation Programme (IMP) is the government proposal for legislation to use mass monitoring […]