Remember the old TV shows and movies when the heroes would hear the click on the line and realize they were under surveillance?
Technology makes it so easy to do the authorities (or bad guys) don’t have to concentrate on specific targets anymore. It’s no longer in the realm of ‘Mission Impossible’ (nor has it been so for a long time). They can monitor almost everyone from the comfort of their desks.
No surprises here, but it’s good to have the topic brought more into the public arena where the practice and consequences can be debated. “Click.”