IPA was given royal assent and became law (Investigatory Powers Act).
Not only in UK, but alos more in Eurpe this IPA has become one of the extensive law. IPA allows Security Agencys in UK to get status of “hacker” and to collect massively data.
The Britisch Parliament has also agreed to every developer has to build in backdoors or leaks into their code to enable Security Agency to monitor their customers.
Based on Open Rights Group IPA is most extreme surveillance law ever became law in a Democracy. Be assured we will see worldwide aftermath in dictatorial regimes.