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wi-fi spying


Canadian spy agency said to use airport Wi-Fi to track travelers

Canada's spy agency was able to track airport visitors long after they left the terminal using "game-changing" surveillance technology being developed with the help of the NSA, reports CBC News.

By January 30, 2014


Google's unwitting Wi-Fi spying not exempt under Wiretap Act

Three years later, the search giant is still battling a class action lawsuit claiming its Street View cars illegally captured usernames, passwords, and other payload data.

By September 10, 2013


Google, come clean on Wi-Fi spying

Google has no choice but to provide a full accounting of what led to the inclusion of Wi-Fi spying software in its Street View cars.

By May 24, 2010


Google faces probes and lawsuit over Wi-Fi spying

The company is being investigated by European authorities and is the target of at least one U.S. lawsuit after admitting it had spied on some Internet users.

By May 20, 2010


Google's Brin on Wi-Fi spying: 'We screwed up'

Embarrassing revelations that Google Street View cars spied on unsecured wireless networks revealed a huge mistake, the Google co-founder says.

By May 19, 2010


Google: Oops, we spied on your Wi-Fi

Google has mistakenly been collecting snippets of e-mails and Web-surfing activity as part of its Street View mapping program.

By May 14, 2010


Conn., Google reach agreement over Wi-Fi data

Google won't have to turn over data gathered by its Street View cars to a coalition of state attorneys general, but it's not free and clear yet.

By January 28, 2011


Report: FCC to examine Google's Wi-Fi data mess

Another federal agency will take a look at Google's Wi-Fi spying activities after the FTC recently decided to close its inquiry without penalties.

By November 10, 2010


Spy on the fly with this pocket-size drone

The Anura Pocket Drone is a making a run on Kickstarter. If it's successful, drones will go somewhere they've not been before -- your pocket.

By October 28, 2014


The unvarnished truth about unsecured Wi-Fi

Criminal hackers can sniff your traffic and attack your computer through your unsecured Wi-Fi network. Seriously.

By November 1, 2010