Swedish public punished by prosecutor’s ignorance about hackers and internet

Today everything that happens on the Swedish part of internet is logged. When, where and who is being logged by internet providers. The National Defense Radio Establishment (FRA) is logging everything that pass Swedish borders. Unfortunately for Finland this means that Sweden is logging all the finish traffic as well.

The access to this information is pretty limited to military intelligence and politicians. The police has to have a really good reason to access this information. According to Swedish public radio (Sveriges Radio) This is something that Nils Rekke, Director of Public Prosecution, wants to remedy. He builds his suggestions based on the Council of Europe Convention on Cybercrime (ETS No. 185). It is so much easier to take a readymade document than listening to experts. Continue reading