“The easiest way to gain control of a population is to carry out acts of terror. [The public] will clamor for such laws
if their personal security is threatened”.  – Josef Stalin
Interested in cryptogon-type's take on this story. Amazingly, the options for a good/safe/secure desktop computing experience seem to get worse every year.

I've used a Linux desktop happily for 18 years now, with dustings of Windows for MS Office and games.
sordidly & greedily induced Oxycontin, opioid & heroin epidemic spreading worldwide...
* (relevant links re: corrupt 'sayanim' Sackler clan) =>
Paul Manafort arranged for Trump to help participants in Rosneft oil deal
(IMEMC News - March 23, 2017) - "U.S. President Trump’s special envoy to the Middle East reportedly asked, during last week’s meeting, for Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to freeze settlement construction in Jerusalem and outside the large settlement blocs"...