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  • Capabilities of “lawful interception” mobile malware revealed

    24.06.2014

    Researchers from Russian AV company Kaspersky Labs and the Citizen Lab of the University of Toronto have released details about the mobile surveillance tools provided by Hacking Team to governments, intelligence and law enforcement agencies around the world.

  • GCHQ legally intercepts Google, Facebook users' communications

    18.06.2014

    A successful legal challenge has forced the UK’s top counter-terrorism official to reveal the (until now) secret government policy that allows the GCHQ to intercept British residents' emails, text messages, and communications sent via Facebook and other social networking sites and webmail services, as well as web searches made via Google - all without needing a warrant.

  • Microsoft battles US search warrant requesting customer emails stored abroad

    11.06.2014

    Microsoft is battling a search warrant that could have a great impact on the future of US tech companies in the global market.

  • Some governments have direct access to Vodafone networks

    09.06.2014

    Telecommunications giant Vodafone has released its first-ever Law Enforcement Disclosure Report, and among the things revealed in it is the scary fact that some countries have direct and permanent access to the company's servers and to customer communications via their own direct link.

  • Replicating NSA's gadgets using open source

    09.06.2014

    In this podcast, wireless security researcher Michael Ossmann shares his insights on what to use - and how - to duplicate hardware devices found in the ANT catalog.




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Intentional backdoors in iOS devices uncovered

Posted on 22 July 2014.  |  A researcher has revealed that Apple has equipped its mobile iOS with several undocumented features that can be used by attackers and law enforcement to access the sensitive data contained on the devices running it.


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