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Christopher Parsons
I'm a senior research associate at the Citizen Lab & the managing director of the Telecom Transparency Project.
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profdeibert 16h
Governments have been shutting off the internet to try and squelch political opposition, activism and protests, as has documented. But do they work? New research by and says not.
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Eloïse Gratton 1h
Alerte COVID : La loi québécoise en matière de protection de renseignements personnels encadre déjà certaines pratiques d’employeurs ou entreprises pouvant être intrusives via
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Christopher Parsons 2h
A new piece I’ve written on the COVID Alert app—“Equity, inclusion and Canada’s COVID Alert app”—was published earlier this week. Go check it out! Thanks to & her team for their thoughtful edits and proposed revisions that sharpened the prose!
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Nathan VanderKlippe Jul 31
"I hope it will give people a sense of renewed urgency and resolve to find a resolution": Saturday marks 600 days of detention for Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor. My report:
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Christopher Parsons Aug 13
Threats to Trudeau and his cabinet up 30% — someone is going to get killed
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Christopher Parsons Aug 13
Replying to @Catelli2Oh
The speed at which generalized 5G attacks are coming out in the academic literature is impressive. Faster than with 4G/LTE, 3G, etc. And that’s WITH the standards being massive and muddled, and then often tinkered with by carriers when implementing them
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Christopher Parsons Aug 13
Designation of the Confucius Institute U.S. Center as a Foreign Mission of the PRC - United States Department of State
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Christopher Parsons Aug 13
Attack of the week: Voice calls in LTE
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Christopher Parsons Aug 13
Feds are treating BlueLeaks organization as ‘a criminal hacker group,’ documents show
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Christopher Parsons Aug 12
I spoke to the hosts of ’s about the new Covid Alert app, what it does to protect your privacy, and the equity and inclusivity issues that still need to be figured out. Go have a listen!
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Christopher Parsons Aug 13
Racial disparity in Vancouver drug charges revealed by new data
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Christopher Parsons Aug 12
Replying to @lukasneville
Replacing the drywall after the faculty and VIP keg parties gets expensive? :P
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Christopher Parsons Aug 12
I spoke to the hosts of ’s about the new Covid Alert app, what it does to protect your privacy, and the equity and inclusivity issues that still need to be figured out. Go have a listen!
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Christopher Parsons Aug 12
Replying to @jacobglick
Yeah, but my concern is more along the lines of will this delay/impact the wider adoption of it as businesses/organizations don’t want their content auto-blocked by the firewall
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David Cuddy Aug 12
I'm hiring! If you know any comms pros interested in tech and public policy issues and who enjoy having an impact on high visibility topics around the world, send them my way or to the link.
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Christopher Parsons Aug 12
Replying to @Catelli2Oh
One (of many…) concerns is that this decision could delay rollout/adoption of ESNI globally, as companies seek to avoid being blocked from Chinese consumers/web visitors
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Christopher Parsons Aug 12
China is now blocking all encrypted HTTPS traffic that uses TLS 1.3 and ESNI
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Christopher Parsons Aug 12
Barreto: Why COVID-19 apps won't save Canadians
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Christopher Parsons Aug 11
US-China Tech War: Apple is in the eye of a hurricane.
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David T.S. Fraser Aug 11
This podcast series has been great. I've referred it to non-lawyer friends who have an interest in the Charter.
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