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Australian spy agency offered to share data about ordinary citizens

Anonymous Coward writes | about 5 months ago

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An anonymous reader writes "Australian spy agencies offered to share personal information about law-abiding Australian citizens with overseas governments. This includes legal, religious and medical information, which was shared about this Canadian women. Departments in the Australian Public service has also been caught spying on citizens. Even low-ranking public servants can look up information such as phone calls and email metadata without needing a warrant. The target is not notified. Private information will be abused, shown by the many privacy violations."
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