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The UK in 2018. The biggest story dominating the news agenda for most of a week is about an accidental chicken shortage 🧐 
There's plenty more bits in the full piece, which is here. You should read it as it's better than my tweets 
Hannigan alluded to saying bulk data collection isn't the most effective system for handling surveillance investigations, especially in the upcoming age of AI
The Snooper's Charter – the UK's latest surveillance regime – is bound to cause problems when the government comes to negotiating a data sharing deal around Brexit. Particularly around the collection of bulk data
Not included in the piece: he believes there's a case for security agencies holding back vulnerabilities from companies, as with EternalBlue stolen from the NSA. But it is a case-by-case basis Additionally, the exploits built around EternalBlue etc "haven't been used very well"
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