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Security News This Week: 9 Out of 10 Websites Leak Your Data to Third Parties

Security News This Week: 9 Out of 10 Websites Leak Your Data to Third Parties

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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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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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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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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