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Tony Blair tells Russian infosec conference that cross-border infosec policies need more gov intervention

dajames Silver badge

Missing the point?

He still misses the point that giving data to technology companies may get you scammed or spammed but it won't get you falsely arrested, tracked and targetted like the government can do.

Do you really think that governments -- and worse -- can't get their hands on the data that have been collected by the technology data-whores? Governments can just demand it with warrants, the others with money or menaces.

Don't fall into the trap of thinking that the likes of that nice Mr. Zuckerberg have your best interests at heart, especially when lining their own pockets is a possibility.

(Not wishing to defend Bliar in any way, of course!)

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