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Stingray stung: FBI told 'get a warrant'
The policy takes effect immediately and applies across all DoJ agencies.
The policy also addresses the understandable fear that anyone's cellphone use could be caught by the devices, merely because they happened to be in the same place at the same time as a Stingray was in use. Read more...
26 Android Phone Models Shipped with Pre-Installed Spyware!
A new report claims that some rogue retailers are selling brand-new Android smartphones loaded with pre-installed software. Security firm G Data has uncovered more than two dozens of Android smartphones from popular smartphone manufacturers — including Xiaomi, Huawei , Lenovo , Alps, ConCorde, DJC, Sesonn and Xido — that have pre-installed spyware in the firmware.
The pre-installed spyware, disguised in popular Android apps such as Facebook and Google Drive, can not be removed without unlocking the phone since it resides inside the phone's firmware. Read more...