India launches national surveillance system, monitors Internet, calls, texts

By Rick
May 9, 2013
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  1. Last month, India's government deployed what is known as the "Central Monitoring System". The several-million dollar surveillance initiative gives Indian government agencies unprecedented power to silently monitor communications, not the least of which include Internet activity, text messaging and phone...

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  2. Nima304

    Nima304 TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 292   +31

    HTTPS Everywhere is the way to go, if the sites you're visiting support HTTPS.
  3. Most countries do this now, only not openly... no biggy
    spencer likes this.
  4. Big Brother is watching you.
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  5. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,922   +724

    India has a minister of technology? Wouldn't he be too busy watching Bollywood movies & IPL cricket? (just kidding)
  6. Lionvibez

    Lionvibez TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 552   +79

    Haha they certainly do.

    This is him before he got into IT.

  7. spencer

    spencer TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 204   +22

    Big sis actually, Janet Napalitano
  8. indiangamer

    indiangamer Newcomer, in training Posts: 26

    Haha, our minister of tech might be busy in watching IPL and bw movies but we indians are too busy in going US and other countries to steal their jobs.
  9. Lionvibez

    Lionvibez TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 552   +79

    Yes steal their jobs for lower wages :p
  10. M1NDFR34k

    M1NDFR34k Newcomer, in training

    Hahahaha .. cant stop laughing aftr seeing this post :p ... they cant do **** abt internet xD

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