COVID-19 Mass Surveillance, New Coronavirus Cyber-Attacks, Encryption Backdoors

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In episode 113 for March 23rd 2020: Israel passes an emergency law to use mobile data to track people infected with COVID-19, the latest coronavirus cyber-attacks to be aware of, and how governments world-wide could be putting backdoors into secure messaging apps.

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Israel passes emergency law to use mobile data for COVID-19 contact tracing

To Track Virus, Governments Weigh Surveillance Tools That Push Privacy Limits

WhatsApp And Signal Replaced By New Mystery Messaging App for EU Diplomats

The EARN IT Bill Is the Government’s Plan to Scan Every Message Online

Hackers Created Thousands of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Related Sites As Bait

CovidLock: Android Ransomware Walkthrough and Unlocking Routine

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