Cellphone Surveillance: The Secret Arsenal

StingRay and the cellphone surveillance In a previous post, I detailed the technologies used to track mobile devices, with a specific reference to the StingRay IMSI-catcher (International Mobile Subscriber Identity). An IMSI-catcher is a surveillance solution used by law enforcement, military and intelligence agencies for telephony eavesdropping, it is the technology used for intercepting mobile phone traffic[…]

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StingRay Technology: How Government Tracks Cellular Devices

StingRay Technology StingRay is an IMSI-catcher (International Mobile Subscriber Identity) designed and commercialized by the Harris Corporation. The cellular-surveillance system costs as much as $400,000 in the basic configuration, and its price varies with add-ons ordered by the agency. The IMSI-catcher is a surveillance solution used by military and intelligence[…]

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