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BIJ - In Video – Mass Surveillance
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The Bureau of Investigative Journalism - In Video – Mass Surveillance

December 1st, 2011 | by Pratap Chatterjee | Published in State of Surveillance - The Data

Off-the-shelf technology now on sale to government security agencies allows them to monitor, store, and censor an entire country’s telephone and online data traffic. It is surveillance technology taken to a massive scale.

This video showcases technologies like ‘deep packet inspection’ offered by iPoque in Germany and Qosmos in France, and the ability to compress and store billions of hours of this information for future analysis offered by VASTech, a South African company.