GSM researcher stopped at Heathrow by UK government officials

Saturday, 19 April 2008, 4:59 PM EST

I was leaving today from the United Kingdom/Heathrow airport. I am about to speak at the HITB IT security conference about GSM security and the USRP (gnu-radio project).

I was searched by the UK government while waiting at the Gate and reading a newspaper. A UK Government employee flipped his badge and said "Let's talk. Come over here".

At the THC blog.

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