Anthony Judge: Naive Acquisition of Dual-Use Surveillance Technology – When All Personal Appliances Become Spyware

Civil Society, Ethics, Government, Law Enforcement
Anthony Judge
Anthony Judge

Naive Acquisition of Dual-use Surveillance Technology

Progressive market-driven transformation of personal appliances into spyware?

Introduction
Vulnerabilities of domestic technology — notably to hacking
News reports — critical and otherwise
News reports — apologetic and otherwise
Disabling “smart features” and questionable “loss of settings”
Dual purpose and Doublespeak: features vs exploitation
Legality of subsequent use of recorded information
Smartening TVs and dumbing down content?
References