Karin Spaink: 'We really do not think too much about security'

Writer / columnist Karin Spaink is devoted to the internet. "I would not know what to do without." At the same time she also sees the dangers. "At first I did not realize how massive it can be used as a surveillance tool. The internet not only means that people can consult all sorts of sources themselves, but also that citizens are traced by the government in many ways, but also by companies, followed by cookies, attacked by advertisements and stored in hundreds, if not thousands, of files

Writer / columnist Karin Spaink is devoted to the internet. "I would not know what to do without." At the same time she also sees the dangers. "At first I did not realize how massive it can be used as a surveillance tool. The internet not only means that people can consult all sorts of sources themselves, but also that citizens are traced by the government in many ways, but also by companies, followed by cookies, attacked by advertisements and stored in hundreds, if not thousands, of files. There are quite a few consequences and that goes further than I have realized before. "A conversation with Fast Moving Targets: