Nov 172018
 
 November 17, 2018  Posted by  Non-U.S., Surveillance

Angus Berwick of Reuters reports: Venezuela is rolling out a new, smart-card ID known as the “carnet de la patria,” or “fatherland card,” manufactured by Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp. The ID transmits data about cardholders to government computer servers, and is increasingly linked to subsidized food, health, and other [Read More…]

Nov 172018
 
 November 17, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, Court, Featured News, U.S., Youth & Schools

Austin Berg has a welcomed update to a case that never should have been hanging over a teenager’s head: Paul Boron no longer has a potential felony hanging over his head. But Illinois’ eavesdropping law means others like him might not be so lucky. The young Illinoisan spent his summer [Read More…]