15 Mar '13, 4am

Malaysian government using spyware against citizens? No, not really. By Keith Rozario

Malaysian government using spyware against citizens? No, not really. By Keith Rozario

By Keith Rozario | march 15, 2013 keithrozario.com I’ve been pretty busy the past few months, and my post count has been pretty low, and although I just returned from a 2 week trip abroad and am now flushed full of work, I decided to burn a bit of the midnight oil today because the Malaysian Insider completely pissed me off. It all started with an article from Lim Kit Siangs blog, which read “Malaysia uses spyware against citizens, NYT reports “. The post was merely a cut-and-copy reproduction of a Malaysian Insider article that had the same headline. The headline really got my blood churning and it was followed up with an even more mouth watering opening paragraph: Malaysia is among 25 countries using off-the-shelf spyware to keep tabs on citizens by secretly grabbing images off computer screens, recording video chats, turning on cameras and microphones, and logging keyst...

Full article: http://blog.limkitsiang.com/2013/03/15/malaysian-governme...

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