Following on from the Australian law demanding that citizen-enforced privacy by encryption be broken, allowing any key-holder to examine previously private data at will, inviting the question What Could Possibly Go Wrong? Well, this:
BREAKING Australia’s major political parties have been hacked by a “sophisticated state actor.” Full statement by the PM to parliament: pic.twitter.com/EeaCmOsGoS
— Stephen Dziedzic (@stephendziedzic) February 18, 2019
I mean really, is this not what you expected? Or do the Australian politicians & their bureacrat staff just traipse down the path of life singing “Tra la la la la” whilst throwing flowers in the air & thinking that nothing will ever go wrong?
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