The UK government will be able to monitor the calls, emails, texts and website visits of everyone in the UK under new legislation set to be announced soon
Posted: 2012/04/01 in Education / Awareness, Filtering, Legislation, New Business Models, Public Policy, Stats / reports
April Fools’ Day??
The Home Office confirmed that ministers were intending to legislate “as soon as parliamentary time allows”.
“Communications data includes time, duration and dialling numbers of a phone call, or an email address. It does not include the content of any phone call or email and it is not the intention of Government to make changes to the existing legal basis for the interception of communications”