German officials admit using spyware on citizens, as Big Brother scandal grows

By Bob Sullivan – MSNBC.COM A government surveillance software scandal that erupted in Germany this weekend has spread beyond that nation’s borders, raising questions about how far government officials around the globe might go to monitor citizens through spyware. On Saturday, as reported on MSNBC.com, the German-based Chaos Computer Club announced it had examined a Trojan horse program allegedly spread by government officials to secretly…[For full story: http://defender411.us/pieciv ]

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German officials admit using spyware on citizens, as Big Brother scandal grows