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New Bill Would Force Cops to Get Stingray Warrants

New Bill Would Force Cops to Get Stingray Warrants

Eventually even local law enforcement agencies may have to get a warrant before they can use stingray spying devices.

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Security News This Week: Cops Accidentally Leaked Footage From License Plate Readers

Security News This Week: Cops Accidentally Leaked Footage From License Plate Readers

Each Saturday we round up the news stories that we didn’t break or cover in depth at WIRED, but which deserve your attention nonetheless.

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Turns Out Police Stingray Spy Tools Can Indeed Record Calls

Turns Out Police Stingray Spy Tools Can Indeed Record Calls

New documents confirm longstanding suspicion that stingrays can intercept and record contents of mobile communications.

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Now You Can Find Out if the NSA and GCHQ Spied on You

Now You Can Find Out if the NSA and GCHQ Spied on You

It’s not paranoia if it’s confirmed.

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The Feds Need a Warrant to Spy With Stingrays From Now On

The Feds Need a Warrant to Spy With Stingrays From Now On

The federal government can no longer use controversial stingray devices to track mobile phone users without a warrant.

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Why It’s Hard to Sue the NSA: You Have to Prove It Spied on You

Why It’s Hard to Sue the NSA: You Have to Prove It Spied on You

A lawsuit against the NSA for its domestic surveillance program hits a familiar snag.

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Spying on the Spies—With Google Maps

Spying on the Spies—With Google Maps

Florian Freier spies on Germany’s surveillance state, and his computer spies on him.

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