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TeliaSonera sells black boxes to dictators

EFF IN THE NEWS
May 23, 2012

According to EFF, “The [Uppdrag Granskning] report also found that black-box surveillance was used in Belarus to track down, arrest, and prosecute protesters who attended an anti-government protest rally following the 2010 Belarusian presidential election.” If tech companies want to avoid being repression’s little helper, says EFF, “they must know their customer and refrain from cooperating with governments that they believe will use their technology to facilitate human rights violations.”

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