Justin Ling

Iran protests

This App Is Helping Iranians Beat Tehran’s Internet Censorship

Psiphon, a Toronto-born app, has seen a 1,650% increase in downloads.
Justin Ling
1.9.18
net neutrality

Justin Trudeau Is ‘Very Concerned’ With FCC’s Plan to Roll Back Net Neutrality

“We need to continue to defend net neutrality,” Trudeau said, but stopped short of saying he'd speak to Trump directly.
Justin Ling
11.22.17
fake news

Eric Schmidt Says Google News Will 'Engineer' Russian Propaganda Out of the Feed

“It’s basically RT and Sputnik,” he said on Saturday.
Justin Ling
11.20.17
Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter Website Saw Over 100 DDoS Attacks in Seven Months

In the last year, blacklivesmatter.com has seen a spate of cyber attacks with thousands of zombie machines.
Justin Ling
12.14.16
Canada

Using PGP Phones Doesn’t Make You a Criminal, Ontario Judge Says

A search warrant based partly on encrypted communications was thrown out.
Justin Ling
8.24.16
Canada

Kurdish Fighters Say They Need Higher Tech Weapons to Beat ISIS

Apache helicopters and new assault rifles are on their list of things to get.
Justin Ling
11.24.14
Canada

How Canada's Spy Agencies Cozied Up to the NSA

The NSA and its Canadian counterparts are friends with benefits, court docs reveal.
Justin Ling
11.7.14
Canada

Trapped in Parliament with a Gunman

Thoughts on fearing for your life, and still not wanting to be spied on.
Justin Ling
10.30.14
Canada

Canada Is About to Authorize Its Own Global Spying Operations

Canadians will be getting their own foreign spy agency that can tap CSEC and the NSA to do data collection on its behalf.
Justin Ling
10.28.14
Canada

Inside the New Offensive On Canadian Government Spying

With parliament back in session, a coalition of organizations take aim at the shadowy spy agency, CSEC.
Justin Ling
9.22.14
Canada

The New CSEC Spy Report Tells Canadians Nothing

A new annual report came out on Canada's favourite signals intelligence agency. Unsurprisingly, it's evasive.
Justin Ling
8.22.14
Canada

Want An Old Spy Plane? Canada's Online Auction Has You Covered

You can buy stuff like an old Canadian surveillance plane from the comfort of an online auction.
Justin Ling
8.8.14
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