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EFF: COVID-19 Policies Still Need to Respect Civil Liberties

EFF: COVID-19 Policies Still Need to Respect Civil Liberties

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is trying to protect people’s civil liberties in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. The watchdog notes that many governments have implemented (or are trying to implement) new, potentially invasive surveillance measures in an effort to slow the spread of the virus. While the EFF acknowledges that stopping the spread…

EFF Warns of Coronavirus-themed Phishing Attacks

EFF Warns of Coronavirus-themed Phishing Attacks

“These were all good practices before the age of COVID-19, of course, but with the sense of panic surrounding the virus, there’s good reason to be even more vigilant than usual.” As with so many other crises, the COVID-19 pandemic is opening up new opportunities for fraudsters, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation is looking to…