Working From Home- Beware Undue Survilence Measures

in #informationwar2 years ago

covid194938932_1280.png

As the pandemic lockdown has pushed some 40% of workers deemed "non-essential" to work from home, productivity has risen, but many feel squeezed at home and many are under surveillance by their employers.

Applications including Zoom, which has servers in China that can been accessed by their government track active users. Key loggers and webcam surveillance are being used to micromanage employees in ways that are inhumane. Working from home is a privilege, and workers deemed essential are often not given the proper PPE and are rather "expendable".

The security issues alone make me question if working from home is a good idea.

Surveillance during lockdown using technology is akin to incarceration. Workers are often seen working outside of the normal office hours at all hours. I am not a fan, and am an essential worker.

Image from Pixabay.

Sort:  

Congratulations @sexytimes! You have completed the following achievement on the Hive blockchain and have been rewarded with new badge(s) :

You published more than 80 posts. Your next target is to reach 90 posts.

You can view your badges on your board And compare to others on the Ranking
If you no longer want to receive notifications, reply to this comment with the word STOP

Do not miss the last post from @hivebuzz:

Introducing HiveBuzz Shop - Offer gifts with your favorite badges
Support the HiveBuzz project. Vote for our proposal!