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ZDNet – Communications Data Bill

I was quoted by ZDNet in an article covering the Communications Data Bill. I was talking about the UK adoption of the EU Data Retention Directive (EU DRD) and how it affected the current voluntary data retention regime, but the article also covers the Interception Modernisation Programme (IMP) – although not by name – and the desire for a centralised government controlled database of all communications data records.

The full article is available online at:

http://news.zdnet.co.uk/communications/0,1000000085,39420722,00.htm