Csec Spying on Canadians

Just Clicking on a Link Could Make You a Target For In-Depth Government Surveillance

Eva Prkachin | Posted 04.02.2015 | Canada Politics
Eva Prkachin

Even more disturbing, it seems that CSE deliberately targeted Canadian IP addresses in violation of the law and contrary to repeated government assurances. They then cross-referenced the IP addresses of file-hosting users with other databases to learn the identity of these users. So basically, ending up as a target for in-depth surveillance could be as easy as clicking on a link.

Canadian Spies Improperly Handled Info On Citizens

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's electronic spy agency intercepted — and kept — several private communications of Canadians last year in violation of internal po...

Liberal MP Wants CSEC Power Shift

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A private member's bill sponsored by the Liberal defence critic would bolster oversight of Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency by transf...

CSEC: We 'Can't Disclose' Whether Big Telecom Is Working For Us

HuffPost Canada/CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Business

The head of Canada’s electronic surveillance agency says he “can’t disclose” what sort of access the agency has to the data held on subscriber...

Canada's Electronic Spying Agency's Budget Nearly Doubles

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.29.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The budget of Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency will almost double this year as it prepares to open swanky new Ottawa headquarters.Est...

Airport Spying Not Directed At Canadians: Watchdog

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The government's electronic eavesdropping agency did not track the online activities of Canadians during a contentious study of wireless comm...

Surveillance Agency Admits It 'Incidentally' Spies On Us

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Politics

Canada's surveillance agency has admitted that it "incidentally" spies on the communications of citizens. The Communications Security Establishment...

How Canada Helped NSA Spy On Everybody

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada Business

The Canadian agency responsible for electronic surveillance played a substantial role in the NSA's efforts to crack encrypted data on the internet, ac...