surveillance – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Fri, 27 Jul 2018 15:21:09 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png surveillance – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Nine countries unite against EU export controls on surveillance software https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/nine-countries-unite-against-eu-export-controls-on-surveillance-software/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/nine-countries-unite-against-eu-export-controls-on-surveillance-software/#respond Fri, 08 Jun 2018 17:18:28 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1246037 https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/nine-countries-unite-against-eu-export-controls-on-surveillance-software/feed/ 0 Eleven member states back EU controls on selling spyware https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/eleven-member-states-back-eu-controls-on-selling-spyware/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/eleven-member-states-back-eu-controls-on-selling-spyware/#respond Wed, 21 Feb 2018 06:55:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1214982 https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/eleven-member-states-back-eu-controls-on-selling-spyware/feed/ 0 Jourova: ‘Never say never’ to EU hate speech law https://www.euractiv.com/section/data-protection/interview/jourova-never-say-never-to-eu-hate-speech-law/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/data-protection/interview/jourova-never-say-never-to-eu-hate-speech-law/#comments Fri, 19 Jan 2018 17:58:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1205913 https://www.euractiv.com/section/data-protection/interview/jourova-never-say-never-to-eu-hate-speech-law/feed/ 3 MEPs approve export controls tailored to stop government surveillance https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/meps-approve-export-controls-tailored-to-stop-government-surveillance/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/meps-approve-export-controls-tailored-to-stop-government-surveillance/#respond Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:18:55 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1205146 https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/meps-approve-export-controls-tailored-to-stop-government-surveillance/feed/ 0 MEPs want human rights safeguard on tech exports https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/meps-want-human-rights-safeguard-on-tech-exports/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/meps-want-human-rights-safeguard-on-tech-exports/#comments Wed, 25 Oct 2017 05:03:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1186649 https://www.euractiv.com/section/cybersecurity/news/meps-want-human-rights-safeguard-on-tech-exports/feed/ 1 Hungary rights chief denounces ‘data grab’ bill https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/hungary-rights-chief-denounces-data-grab-bill/ Mon, 07 Aug 2017 13:15:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1166623 A free and independent press is a necessity, not a luxury https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/opinion/a-free-and-independent-press-is-a-necessity-not-a-luxury/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/opinion/a-free-and-independent-press-is-a-necessity-not-a-luxury/#respond Wed, 03 May 2017 03:27:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1142336 https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/opinion/a-free-and-independent-press-is-a-necessity-not-a-luxury/feed/ 0 Snowden lawyers explore EU asylum options https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/snowden-lawyers-explore-eu-asylum-options/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/snowden-lawyers-explore-eu-asylum-options/#comments Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:10:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1082469 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/snowden-lawyers-explore-eu-asylum-options/feed/ 1 EU watchdogs ask Yahoo and WhatsApp to explain privacy breaches https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-watchdogs-ask-yahoo-and-whatsapp-to-explain-privacy-breaches/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-watchdogs-ask-yahoo-and-whatsapp-to-explain-privacy-breaches/#respond Fri, 28 Oct 2016 10:14:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1055012 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-watchdogs-ask-yahoo-and-whatsapp-to-explain-privacy-breaches/feed/ 0 Germany’s intelligence service reform stokes controversy https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/germanys-intelligence-service-reform-stokes-controversy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/germanys-intelligence-service-reform-stokes-controversy/#respond Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:13:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1052416 Germany’s ruling coalition is to adopt a new intelligence law today (21 October). Concerns have been raised about the increase in the amount of surveillance that will be permitted by the new legislation. EURACTIV Germany reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/germanys-intelligence-service-reform-stokes-controversy/feed/ 0 ‘Anti-trade’ MEP put in charge of controversial export control bill https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/anti-trade-mep-put-in-charge-of-controversial-export-control-bill/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/anti-trade-mep-put-in-charge-of-controversial-export-control-bill/#respond Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:47:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1050252 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/anti-trade-mep-put-in-charge-of-controversial-export-control-bill/feed/ 0 EU struggles for balance on free flow of business data https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/eu-struggles-for-balance-on-free-flow-of-business-data/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/eu-struggles-for-balance-on-free-flow-of-business-data/#respond Fri, 14 Oct 2016 05:45:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1049568 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/eu-struggles-for-balance-on-free-flow-of-business-data/feed/ 0 Commission proposes export controls to rein in surveillance technologies, to industry fury https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-proposes-export-controls-to-rein-in-surveillance-technologies-angering-firms/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-proposes-export-controls-to-rein-in-surveillance-technologies-angering-firms/#respond Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:59:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1043684 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/commission-proposes-export-controls-to-rein-in-surveillance-technologies-angering-firms/feed/ 0 Juncker postpones controversial export control bill on surveillance technology https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/juncker-postpones-controversial-export-control-bill-on-surveillance-technology/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/juncker-postpones-controversial-export-control-bill-on-surveillance-technology/#respond Tue, 20 Sep 2016 14:25:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1040605 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/juncker-postpones-controversial-export-control-bill-on-surveillance-technology/feed/ 0 Tech industry, privacy advocates pressure Commission on export control bill https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/tech-industry-privacy-advocates-pressure-commission-on-export-control-bill/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/tech-industry-privacy-advocates-pressure-commission-on-export-control-bill/#comments Wed, 03 Aug 2016 04:34:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1027520 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/tech-industry-privacy-advocates-pressure-commission-on-export-control-bill/feed/ 1 Commission plans export controls for surveillance technology https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/technology-companies-face-export-hurdles-under-draft-eu-rules/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/technology-companies-face-export-hurdles-under-draft-eu-rules/#respond Fri, 22 Jul 2016 05:10:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1024235 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/technology-companies-face-export-hurdles-under-draft-eu-rules/feed/ 0 Cazeneuve: Over 100 arrested on terror charges in France this year https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/cazeneuve-over-100-arrested-on-terror-charges-in-france-this-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/cazeneuve-over-100-arrested-on-terror-charges-in-france-this-year/#respond Fri, 13 May 2016 08:27:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?guid=58bc79acab928586706013ef71fc1e00 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/cazeneuve-over-100-arrested-on-terror-charges-in-france-this-year/feed/ 0 EU internet freedom programme endangered by Commission muddle https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-internet-freedom-programme-endangered-by-commission-muddle/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-internet-freedom-programme-endangered-by-commission-muddle/#respond Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:46:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=891038 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-internet-freedom-programme-endangered-by-commission-muddle/feed/ 0 European court’s blow to Hungary could draw similar privacy complaints https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-court-s-blow-to-hungary-could-draw-similar-privacy-complaints/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-court-s-blow-to-hungary-could-draw-similar-privacy-complaints/#respond Thu, 14 Jan 2016 07:37:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=888602 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-court-s-blow-to-hungary-could-draw-similar-privacy-complaints/feed/ 0 Companies can monitor workers’ private online chats, ECHR rules https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/companies-can-monitor-workers-private-online-chats-echr-rules/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/companies-can-monitor-workers-private-online-chats-echr-rules/#respond Wed, 13 Jan 2016 14:04:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=888529 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/companies-can-monitor-workers-private-online-chats-echr-rules/feed/ 0 Hungary anti-terror spy law breaches privacy: European rights court https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/hungary-anti-terror-spy-law-breaches-privacy-european-rights-court/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/hungary-anti-terror-spy-law-breaches-privacy-european-rights-court/#respond Wed, 13 Jan 2016 05:57:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=888466 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/hungary-anti-terror-spy-law-breaches-privacy-european-rights-court/feed/ 0 UK unveils plan to spy on Internet use, raising privacy fears https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/uk-unveils-plan-to-spy-on-internet-use-raising-privacy-fears/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/uk-unveils-plan-to-spy-on-internet-use-raising-privacy-fears/#respond Thu, 05 Nov 2015 07:48:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=883620 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/uk-unveils-plan-to-spy-on-internet-use-raising-privacy-fears/feed/ 0 Europe’s data authorities step into post-Safe Harbour spotlight https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/europe-s-data-authorities-step-into-post-safe-harbour-spotlight/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/europe-s-data-authorities-step-into-post-safe-harbour-spotlight/#respond Wed, 07 Oct 2015 06:15:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=881075 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/europe-s-data-authorities-step-into-post-safe-harbour-spotlight/feed/ 0 Parliament calls for stricter controls over surveillance tech exports https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/parliament-calls-for-stricter-controls-over-surveillance-tech-exports/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/parliament-calls-for-stricter-controls-over-surveillance-tech-exports/#respond Wed, 09 Sep 2015 07:44:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=878873 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/parliament-calls-for-stricter-controls-over-surveillance-tech-exports/feed/ 0 Germany leaves Brussels behind on surveillance tech export controls https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/germany-leaves-brussels-behind-on-surveillance-tech-export-controls/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/germany-leaves-brussels-behind-on-surveillance-tech-export-controls/#comments Fri, 10 Jul 2015 17:54:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=875963 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/germany-leaves-brussels-behind-on-surveillance-tech-export-controls/feed/ 3 Parliament votes on surveillance tech exports after fresh Hacking Team leaks https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/parliament-votes-on-surveillance-tech-exports-after-fresh-hacking-team-leaks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/parliament-votes-on-surveillance-tech-exports-after-fresh-hacking-team-leaks/#respond Wed, 08 Jul 2015 07:44:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=875592 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/parliament-votes-on-surveillance-tech-exports-after-fresh-hacking-team-leaks/feed/ 0 Amnesty International: Surveillance exploding in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/amnesty-international-surveillance-exploding-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/amnesty-international-surveillance-exploding-in-europe/#respond Fri, 03 Jul 2015 17:19:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=875375 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/amnesty-international-surveillance-exploding-in-europe/feed/ 0 BND spying affair divides German coalition https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/bnd-spying-affair-divides-german-coalition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/bnd-spying-affair-divides-german-coalition/#respond Wed, 06 May 2015 07:33:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=871001 EURACTIV Germany reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/bnd-spying-affair-divides-german-coalition/feed/ 0 BND scandal: Bundestag committee issues ultimatum https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/bnd-scandal-bundestag-committee-issues-ultimatum/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/bnd-scandal-bundestag-committee-issues-ultimatum/#respond Tue, 05 May 2015 07:17:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870862 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/bnd-scandal-bundestag-committee-issues-ultimatum/feed/ 0 German prosecutors launch investigation of spying charges https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/german-prosecutors-launch-investigation-of-spying-charges/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/german-prosecutors-launch-investigation-of-spying-charges/#respond Mon, 04 May 2015 11:58:10 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870814 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/german-prosecutors-launch-investigation-of-spying-charges/feed/ 0 Outcry over French Intelligence Bill https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/outcry-over-french-intelligence-bill/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/outcry-over-french-intelligence-bill/#respond Wed, 15 Apr 2015 07:11:41 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=869378 EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/outcry-over-french-intelligence-bill/feed/ 0 French surveillance legislation is off to a bad start https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/french-surveillance-legislation-is-off-to-a-bad-start/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/french-surveillance-legislation-is-off-to-a-bad-start/#respond Thu, 09 Apr 2015 07:44:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=868940 EURACTIV France reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/french-surveillance-legislation-is-off-to-a-bad-start/feed/ 0 Data protection reform: Why it matters for ethnic and religious minorities https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/data-protection-reform-why-it-matters-for-ethnic-and-religious-minorities/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/data-protection-reform-why-it-matters-for-ethnic-and-religious-minorities/#respond Mon, 02 Feb 2015 07:20:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=863727 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/opinion/data-protection-reform-why-it-matters-for-ethnic-and-religious-minorities/feed/ 0 Personal data protection is a ‘fundamental right’ in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/personal-data-protection-is-a-fundamental-right-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/personal-data-protection-is-a-fundamental-right-in-europe/#respond Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:13:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=860904 EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/personal-data-protection-is-a-fundamental-right-in-europe/feed/ 0 NSA’s surveillance a ‘trade barrier’ for EU companies https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/nsa-s-surveillance-a-trade-barrier-for-eu-companies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/nsa-s-surveillance-a-trade-barrier-for-eu-companies/#respond Tue, 09 Dec 2014 07:04:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=860820 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/nsa-s-surveillance-a-trade-barrier-for-eu-companies/feed/ 0 German minister under attack over Snowden remarks https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/german-minister-under-attack-over-snowden-remarks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/german-minister-under-attack-over-snowden-remarks/#respond Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:21:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851321 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/german-minister-under-attack-over-snowden-remarks/feed/ 0 German MEP: ‘Eurosceptic AfD is playing false game’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2014/interview/german-mep-eurosceptic-afd-is-playing-false-game/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2014/interview/german-mep-eurosceptic-afd-is-playing-false-game/#respond Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:58:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842831 Alternative for Germany (AfD) party must be fought with facts, says Socialists and Democrat MEP Birgit Sippel. The data protection expert finds the German "no-spy" agreement with the US "ridiculous" and calls for strong, Europe-wide regulation of intelligence services. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2014/interview/german-mep-eurosceptic-afd-is-playing-false-game/feed/ 0 Merkel: Calling off EU-US trade talks ‘not very helpful’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/merkel-calling-off-eu-us-trade-talks-not-very-helpful/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/merkel-calling-off-eu-us-trade-talks-not-very-helpful/#respond Thu, 30 Jan 2014 16:04:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=833090 EURACTIV Germany reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/merkel-calling-off-eu-us-trade-talks-not-very-helpful/feed/ 0 France says it was no victim of Prism https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/france-says-it-was-no-victim-of-prism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/france-says-it-was-no-victim-of-prism/#respond Wed, 04 Sep 2013 13:45:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831926 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/france-says-it-was-no-victim-of-prism/feed/ 0