Snooping

12.12.12
This is the Modem World: E-Snooping on Our Loved Ones is Bad. Or is it?
12.12.12

This is the Modem World: E-Snooping on Our Loved Ones is Bad. Or is it?

Each week Joshua Fruhlinger contributes This is the Modem World, a column dedicated to exploring th...

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07.27.12
Google confirms it still has a 'small portion' of Street View WiFi data, apologizes
07.27.12

Google confirms it still has a 'small portion' of Street View WiFi data, apologizes

It has seemed like Google was close to putting its Street View snooping controversy behind it a fe...

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06.12.12
Google Street View's WiFi snooping triggers renewed scrutiny in the UK
06.12.12

Google Street View's WiFi snooping triggers renewed scrutiny in the UK

You remember that little Street View privacy problem that Google had back in 2010? Authorities in...

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04.28.12
Justice Department clears Google of WiFi wiretapping violations
04.28.12

Justice Department clears Google of WiFi wiretapping violations

Two years ago, Google drove its way into a fair amount of hot water when it accidentally (as was c...

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04.02.12
UK planning second snooping bill, proxy servers to sell out shortly
04.02.12

UK planning second snooping bill, proxy servers to sell out shortly

The UK Government revealed on April Fools' Day that it's planning to offer law enforcement agencies...

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08.01.11
Wireless snooping WASP drone knows you want extra jalapeños, no sliced tomato
08.01.11

Wireless snooping WASP drone knows you want extra jalapeños, no sliced tomato

This fearsome contraption is the handiwork of a couple of amateur DEFCON-types who reckoned that...

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04.17.11
UAE plans enterprise-class messaging ban for individuals and small companies?
04.17.11

UAE plans enterprise-class messaging ban for individuals and small companies?

Seems the United Arab Emirates wasn't satisfied with the spying agreements that RIM put in place --...

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04.16.11
India wants to spy on Nokia users, BlackBerry fans no longer feel special
04.16.11

India wants to spy on Nokia users, BlackBerry fans no longer feel special

Poor Nokia, between having to abandon its Symbian baby and hawk anachronistic wares at a Microsoft...

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01.10.11
California Supreme Court says warrantless searches of suspects' text messages are legal
01.10.11

California Supreme Court says warrantless searches of suspects' text messages are legal

Planning on getting arrested in California any time soon? You'd better make sure your text archives...

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