April 2016

美國眾議院4月27日(週三)以全票通《電子郵件私隱法案》(Email Privacy Act),規定政府必須先取得法庭手令方可向網絡服務商索取用戶的電子郵件或WhatsApp等電子通訊內容。有香港立法會議員及民間團體呼籲將包括電子郵件及即時通訊應用在內的所有電子通訊都納入《截取通訊及監察條例》規管。...

The United States House of Representatives on Wednesday (27 April) unanimously passed the Email Privacy Act that requires the government to obtain warrants before access citizens’ digital communications...

《香港資訊公開報告》(簡稱「香港報告」)3月31日在RightsCon 2016矽谷大會上成功合辦其中一個小組討論環節,主題為:「超越報告:為何企業及政府透明度對保障網絡人權至關重要?」。RightsCon為關注互聯網時代科技與人權發展的年度高峰會,今年更請來曝光美國監聽計劃的斯諾登通過遠程視像電話方式參與。...

Hong Kong Transparency Report co-organised a panel discussion titled: ‘Reporting and beyond: why company and government transparency is essential for human rights online’ on 31 March at RightsCon Silicon Valley 2016, an annual event focused the intersection of human rights and technology in the internet...