Israel has become the latest country to use surveillance to track Coronavirus patients. The kind of spy tech it is using has previously been used before for country’s counter terrorism programmes.

China has been heavily criticised for “winning” the fight against Covid-19 by violating civil liberties and heavily surveiling the citizens.

Israel has previously been in the news for its spyware that led to hacking of WhatsApp accounts of prominent figure and Facebook taking it to court.