NYPD Says Talking About Its IMSI Catchers Would Make Them Vulnerable to Hacking
The police department refuses to say which models it uses in an FOI tussle with the NYCLU.
Everything We Know About the Stingray, the Cops' Favorite Cell Phone Tracking Tool
The more we learn about these fake cell phone towers that no one wants to talk about, the scarier it gets.
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Want to Keep the Cops Out of Your Phone? A Fingerprint Scanner Won't Help
Law enforcement agents can make you swipe a finger to unlock your cell phone, but old-school passwords still offer some measure of privacy.
Police in Washington, DC Are Using the Secretive 'Stingray' Cell Phone Tracking Tool
Documents obtained by VICE News show that DC police have been using a so-called Stingray device intended for counterterrorism to track common criminals.