TPPA legitimises 'spying' of Internet users, claims researcher

Koh Jun Lin

Modified 15 Dec 2015, 10:53 am

The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) contains provisions that would legitimise 'spying' by Internet service providers (ISPs) on their customers, warned a researcher today.

Jay Jay Denis said the provisions are meant to deter copyright infringements on the Internet, but end up giving too much power to ISPs.

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