Apr 012020
 April 1, 2020  Posted by  Court, Govt, Surveillance, U.S.

Tim Cushing reports: The Baltimore Police Department was an enthusiastic early adopter of cell site simulator technology. In 2015, a Baltimore detective admitted the department had deployed its collection of cell tower spoofers 4,300 times since 2007. The best estimate on how many of those 4,300 deployments ever showed up in [Read More…]

Mar 242020
 March 24, 2020  Posted by  Featured News, Govt, Healthcare, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Marija Ristic, Milica Stojanovic, Miroslava German Sirotnikova, Akos Keller-Alant, Hamdi Firat Buyuk, Anja Vladisavljevic, Marcel Gascón Barberá and Madalin Necsutu write: ….  Just in the last two weeks, 80 people have been arrested, some of them jailed, for spreading fake news and disinformation, with the most draconic examples in Turkey, [Read More…]