Bill C-30 authorizes governments to get your private information from ISP’s without a warrant. Some people say that we should just let them do this. I for one can see how many a government official could severely abuse this.
If you are Canadian, please voice your opposition to your local politician about this bill!
Apparently computers get compromised via a trojan called Ghost Rat which allows complete control of the infected PC. Apparently the attacker can even gain control of peripherals such as microphones and web cameras.
This kind of spying is absolutely horrifying and whomever did this should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Invasion of privacy at this level is absolutely shocking and whomever the people are that were guilty in perpertrating this should go to jail for a very long time! Unfortunately I highly doubt that anyone will ever catch who actually did this. I’m sure there will be tons of politics and misdirection and in the end the perpertrators will get away scott free.