The Latest in IT Security

US DOJ admits that Stingrays can be used to intercept call and SMS content

02
Nov
2015
US DOJ admits that Stingrays can be used to intercept call and SMS content

Spy-c-Kar-Shutterstock-2014

After a battling the US Department of Justice in a court for two and a half years, the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California has emerged victorious and has been given access to documents that spell out the details about the US federal government’s use of Stingrays surveillance devices.

“For years, the government has shrouded in secrecy its use of StingRays, also called ‘cell site simulators’,” Linda Lye, staff attorney at ACLU North California, noted in a blog post.

Read More

Leave a reply


Categories

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2019
WHITE PAPERS

Mission-Critical Broadband – Why Governments Should Partner with Commercial Operators:
Many governments embrace mobile network operator (MNO) networks as ...

ARA at Scale: How to Choose a Solution That Grows With Your Needs:
Application release automation (ARA) tools enable best practices in...

The Multi-Model Database:
Part of the “new normal” where data and cloud applications are ...

Featured

Archives

Latest Comments

Social Networks