France considering to implement a general tool of surveillance?!

Despite the recent ECJ decision (Sabam case), the French government still seems to desperately implement measures to prevent online file sharing. Two initiatives might be taken: (a) creating a blacklist of sites that should be blocked; and (b) Deep Packet Inspection of all Internet traffic (which would not only cost up to 520million euros, but more importantly blatantly ignore fundamental civil rights such as privacy and freedom of expression)!

Source in French: Surveillance du streaming : la crainte d’un filtrage généralisé

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