The left-wing and the anarchists don’t want our government to protect its citizens. They oppose the SIS and the GCSB and even the Police in doing their jobs.
Every time I think about Kim Dotcom, Matt McCarten, Russel Norman, Wrongly Wrongson and their rent a mobs baying for the curtailing of SIS and GCSB powers, it makes me angry.
These people are the enemy, not the government. Their lives are driven by paranoia, whereas ours are driven by pragmatism and logic. I know what I’d prefer.
The country’s security service says foreign intelligence officers broke into two New Zealanders’ hotel room and bugged their laptops and cellphones, in an attempt to access secret information.
The breach is one of many being used to teach government staff about information security.
The Security Intelligence Service has posted the case studies on a government website, and says they are based on real events.
One example refers to two New Zealand government employees at a foreign trade conference, who had tracking malware installed on their phones and laptops by intelligence officers. Read more »