API Surveillance News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to the API definition conversation and I wanted to include in my research. I'm using all of these links to better understand how the space is testing their APIs, going beyond just monitoring and understand the details of each request and response.

Title Source Visit
Why Startups Need an API (2012-04-21) tune.com
UK watchdog: Public should wise up about surveillance cameras (2015-01-07) gigaom.com
Defending encryption doesn?t mean opposing targeted surveillance (2015-01-23) gigaom.com
Gadgetwise: Dropcam Keeps an Eye on the Neighborhood (2015-02-18) rss.nytimes.com
The right to record is not a question of technology, but rather power and policy - TechRepublic (2015-02-21) www.techrepublic.com
U.S. Border Agents Test On-Body Cameras - WSJ (2015-02-21) www.wsj.com
The Code-Black HD-camera drone captures video footage mid-flight [55% off] (2015-02-24) www.businessinsider.com
This company wants to use drones to track your location through WiFi (2015-02-24) pando.com
Targeting Intelligence Analyst (SED-2015-107) Jobs in Hampton, VA - Applied Research Associates, Inc. (2015-02-27) www.careerbuilder.com
Seattles police department has a YouTube channel for its body camera footage (2015-02-28) www.theverge.com
Now Corporate Drones are Spying on Cell Phones (2015-03-05) www.schneier.com
Blog | Access (2015-03-11) www.accessnow.org
The Changing Economics of Surveillance (2015-03-12) www.schneier.com
Diebold, Eagle Eye Networks Team Up To Advance Cloud-based Video Services (2015-03-18) aveasia.wordpress.com
Now, use your eye as a key (2015-03-18) www.mid-day.com
The Australian Government is one step closer to having access to your data (2015-03-19) mashable.com
Geographical Rights Management, Mesh based Surveillance, Trickle-Down and Over-Reach (2015-03-23) blog.ouseful.info
Dynamsoft SDK Adds Webcam Image Capture (2015-03-24) www.programmableweb.com
Dedicated Milestone driver for Vivotek IP cameras (2015-03-24) www.securityworldhotel.com
The FBI has 17 working drones and only two pilots (2015-03-25) www.theverge.com
Crime-fighting surveillance planes provoke privacy controversy (2015-03-30) www.bbc.com
On The API for Harvesting Global Camera Networks (2015-04-02) www.theplatform.net
Video system captures vital signs from faces (2015-04-06) www.futurity.org
Sunlight Foundation joins coalition demanding an end to illegal mass surveillance (2015-04-10) sunlightfoundation.com
(2015-04-16) korben.info
CCTV Your Privacy (2015-04-17) www.evercam.io
FaceAffinity API Provides Personality Metadata (2015-04-20) www.programmableweb.com
Unacast scores $1.6M to become the main tracker of every store you visit (2015-04-25) venturebeat.com
The Case for Audio Monitoring on School Buses (2015-04-28) www.schoolbusfleet.com
Online Test-Takers Feel Anti-Cheating Softwares Uneasy Glare (2015-04-29) www.nytimes.com
Another Example of Cell Phone Metadata Forensic Surveillance (2015-05-06) www.schneier.com
Virginia Man Sues Police Over License Plate Database (2015-05-06) www.wired.com
Twitter case exposes the Justice Department?s nonsensical views on disclosing government surveillance (2015-05-07) pando.com
Arizona town mounts dozens of new license plate readers in fake cactuses (2015-05-09) arstechnica.com
Washington state will require a warrant for Stingray cell-phone tracking (2015-05-12) www.theverge.com
(2015-05-13) www.codeproject.com
Long-Range Iris Scanning Is Here (2015-05-13) www.theatlantic.com
Stories from our surveillance transparency panel (2015-05-15) sunlightfoundation.com
Bits Daily Report: U.S. Accuses Six Chinese Citizens of Stealing Tech Data (2015-05-20) bits.blogs.nytimes.com
9 takeaways from our surveillance transparency panel, Who Watches the Watchers (2015-05-20) sunlightfoundation.com
Google Fiber pushes automatic piracy fines to subscribers (2015-05-21) www.zdnet.com
How to control the zoom level with automatic face detection based image cropping (2015-05-21) cloudinary.com
How a drug dealer?s IP was found out by package tracking (2015-05-23) arstechnica.com
Social media apps are tracking your location in shocking detail (FB) (2015-05-28) www.businessinsider.com
What Americans think about NSA surveillance, national security and privacy (2015-05-29) www.pewresearch.org
Obama Warns the Senate to Pass Surveillance Law (2015-05-29) www.nytimes.com
UK police make a request for personal metadata every two minutes (2015-06-01) pando.com
U.S. Surveillance in Place Since 9/11 Is Sharply Limited (2015-06-02) www.nytimes.com
The FBI made fake companies so it could fly spy planes over US cities (2015-06-02) www.theverge.com
The Onion on NSA Surveillance - Schneier on Security (2015-06-02) www.schneier.com
USA Freedom Act Passes: What We Celebrate, What We Mourn, and Where We Go From Here (2015-06-02) www.eff.org
Smart Billboards Recognize Cops (2015-06-03) www.schneier.com
Representatives prove they arent done with surveillance reform (2015-06-05) sunlightfoundation.com
Feds can charge you with obstruction of justice for clearing your browser history (2015-06-06) www.theverge.com
Are you being monitored right now? (2015-06-08) royal.pingdom.com
Stingrays: The new mobile tool of the surveillance state (2015-06-09) opensignal.com
Fake cell towers reportedly used to spy on residents in London (2015-06-09) thenextweb.com
United States of Surveillance: FBI pushes for access to secure messaging services (2015-06-09) pando.com
Sunlight and 26 others call for an end to secret, warrantless searches of Americans data (2015-06-10) sunlightfoundation.com
Privacy advocates quit facial-recognition group in protest (2015-06-15) www.theverge.com
Mystery Show Debunks License Plate Privacy Myth (2015-06-15) www.eff.org
88% of New Yorkers want cameras on police (2015-06-16) www.futurity.org
Peter Swire on the USA FREEDOM Act (2015-06-16) www.schneier.com
Corporations Want to Follow Your Every Move, Whether You Like It Or Not (2015-06-16) www.motherjones.com
Allstate just patented technology to collect all kinds of information about drivers on the road (2015-06-22) www.businessinsider.com
Police Use Stingray Tool To Intercept Cell Phone Signals : NPR (2015-06-23) www.npr.org
Google Chrome Listening In To Your Room Shows The Importance Of Privacy Defense In Depth (2015-06-23) www.privateinternetaccess.com
Biometrics Easing its Way into Mobile Banking Authentication (2015-06-24) bankinnovation.net
Wells Fargo to Roll Out Voice and Facial Recognition in 2016 (2015-06-25) www.speechtechmag.com
Facial recognition tech will exist on 123M devices by end of 2024, report says (2015-06-26) venturebeat.com
A surveillance system that watches over an entire city (2015-06-29) flowingdata.com
Organizational Doxing (2015-07-10) www.schneier.com
High court rules data retention and surveillance legislation unlawful (2015-07-17) www.theguardian.com
The Coming Storm Over Stingray Surveillance by Local Police Departments - CityLab (2015-08-25) www.citylab.com
Justice Department tightens cellphone tracking rules (2015-09-03) venturebeat.com
Business Briefing: Microsoft Challenges Warrant for Emails Stored in Ireland (2015-09-09) www.nytimes.com
Police secretly track cellphones to solve routine crimes (2015-09-10) www.usatoday.com
The Sentient Surveillance Camera (2015-09-12) motherboard.vice.com
Kingston University ? Video Image People Tracking | Impact (2015-09-23) cs-academic-impact.uk
Patent US20150124107 - Associating cameras with users and objects in a social networking system - Google Patents (2015-09-23) www.google.com
For Decades, the Public Was Not Allowed to View Maps of the US Internet (2015-09-24) gizmodo.com
Tor Hidden (Onion) Services Best Practices - help.riseup.net (2015-10-15) help.riseup.net
Fingerprint readers are now essential (2015-10-21) www.theverge.com
Police Want Genetic Data from Corporate Repositories (2015-10-22) www.schneier.com
Even the IRS has Stingray phone surveillance tools (2015-10-26) www.theverge.com
New in Android Samples: Authenticating to remote servers using the Fingerprint API (2015-10-27) googledevelopers.blogspot.com
The Effects of Surveillance on the Victims (2015-11-05) www.schneier.com
Metadata surveillance investigation (2015-11-24) flowingdata.com
NSA to shut down bulk phone surveillance program by Sunday (2015-11-27) venturebeat.com
NSA will stop collecting bulk phone data by the end of the day (2015-11-28) www.theverge.com
The FBI Refused Our FOIA Request for Information About Its Attack on Tor (2015-11-28) motherboard.vice.com
NSA shuts down bulk phone surveillance program (2015-11-29) disruptiveviews.com
NSA stopped from indiscriminately collecting millions of phone records, but it?s not enough (2015-11-29) thenextweb.com
NSA shuts down bulk phone surveillance program (2015-11-29) disruptiveviews.com
France considers blocking Tor and public Wi-Fi after Paris attacks (2015-12-07) www.theverge.com
The Secret Surveillance Catalogue (2015-12-18) theintercept.com
Who hid a backdoor in a popular corporate VPN program? (2015-12-22) www.theverge.com
Here?s Why Public Wifi is a Public Health Hazard (2015-12-22) medium.com
Some analysis of the backdoored backdoor (2015-12-22) rpw.sh
USB Proxy Rats Out Your Devices? Secrets (2015-12-23) hackaday.com
Internet Freedom Is Actively Dissolving in America (2015-12-26) motherboard.vice.com
Uber fined peanuts in God View surveillance, data breach investigation (2016-01-07) www.zdnet.com
Germany reportedly resumes domestic surveillance efforts with the NSA (2016-01-08) thenextweb.com
Two months after FBI debacle, Tor Project still can?t get an answer from CMU (2016-01-11) arstechnica.com
D-Link Webcam Hack Turns IoT Device into Backdoor (2016-01-12) threatpost.com
US Spy Chiefs Personal Accounts Hacked (2016-01-13) www.securityweek.com
Americans want privacy at home, but are more open to surveillance at work (2016-01-14) www.theverge.com
(2016-01-14) www.codeproject.com
How an obsessive jailhouse lawyer revealed the existence of Stingray surveillance devices (2016-01-14) boingboing.net
Egypt arrests Facebook users on charges of organizing protests | The Verge (2016-01-15) www.theverge.com
France Rejects Back Doors in Encryption Products (2016-01-20) www.schneier.com
Why Do We Expose Ourselves? (2016-01-23) theintercept.com
Internet License Plates? We Already Have em! (2016-01-24) dzone.com
Documents Uncover NYPDs Vast License Plate Reader Database (2016-01-25) www.huffingtonpost.com
The new way police are surveilling you: Calculating your threat ?score? (2016-01-26) www.washingtonpost.com
Making Smart Decisions About Surveillance: A Guide for Communities (2016-01-26) www.aclunc.org
The Rising Sophistication of Network Scanning (2016-01-27) netpatterns.blogspot.co.uk
Oklahoma university to track Fitbit activity on all incoming freshmen (2016-02-01) www.dailydot.com
Christian University Requiring Students to Use Fitbits Says It Won?t Track Sex (2016-02-02) motherboard.vice.com
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Grease: On the trail of Seattle surveillance (2016-02-02) www.muckrock.com
Security vs. Surveillance (2016-02-03) www.schneier.com
New York Police Are Using Covert Cellphone Trackers, Civil Liberties Group Says (2016-02-11) www.nytimes.com
HackPoly Spotlight: Helping Hand Uses Facial Recognition To Automate Tasks (2016-02-12) blog.algorithmia.com
Judge Orders Apple to Help FBI Crack San Bernardino iPhone (2016-02-17) www.motherjones.com
Should the Authorities Be Able to Access Your iPhone? (2016-02-17) www.nytimes.com
The FBI is striking at the heart of Apple?s security system (2016-02-17) www.theverge.com
Explaining Apple?s Fight With the F.B.I. (2016-02-17) www.nytimes.com
Reform Government Surveillance Statement Regarding Encryption and Security (2016-02-18) reformgs.tumblr.com
HSBC is letting customers use their fingerprints to sign into their bank accounts (2016-02-19) www.businessinsider.com
Eavesdropping by the Foscam Security Camera (2016-02-24) www.schneier.com
Research on Balancing Privacy with Surveillance (2016-02-24) www.schneier.com
The MTA has surveillance devices in almost every subway station, but it?s not using them (2016-02-25) www.theverge.com
Heres how easy it is to get past an iPhones fingerprint sensor (AAPL) (2016-02-28) www.businessinsider.com
Sensr.net Security Camera Offline (2016-02-29) sensr.net
Eagle Eye Networks Announces UK Data Center for Cloud Video Recording (2016-03-03) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
B.C. Government Opens Up Traffic Webcam Data to Developers (2016-03-10) www.kelownanow.com
NSA Data Will Soon Routinely Be Used for Domestic Policing That Has Nothing to Do With Terrorism (2016-03-10) www.washingtonpost.com
WhatsApp Encryption Said to Stymie Wiretap Order (2016-03-12) www.nytimes.com
Shoshana Zuboff: Secrets of Surveillance Capitalism (2016-03-14) www.faz.net
Redaction error reveals FBI did target Lavabit to spy on Edward Snowden (2016-03-18) www.theguardian.com
New York has just opened a massive public spying network (2016-03-22) thenextweb.com
inboundgeo ? Get physical addresses of website visitors automatically (2016-03-22) www.inboundgeo.com
Third party iPhone hacking option stalls Apple/FBI showdown (2016-03-22) disruptiveviews.com
The FBI is reportedly working with an Israeli forensics firm to crack the San Bernardino iPhone (2016-03-23) thenextweb.com
FBI enlists Israeli firm to unlock encrypted iPhone (2016-03-23) venturebeat.com
Cloud Video API (2016-03-24) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
A new bill seeks to kill anonymous ?burner? phones by requiring registration (2016-03-25) thenextweb.com
Eagle Eye Networks Study: 72% Favor Security Cameras in Schools, up from 65% in 2015 (2016-03-27) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Government Video: Eagle Eye Networks Launches Video Access Tool for First Responders (2016-03-28) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
New Facial Recognition Technology Aims to Automate Airport Security (2016-03-28) dzone.com
A 1976 Congressional Report on Surveillance (2016-03-28) www.schneier.com
American Security Today: Eagle Eye ?First Responder Real-Time Video Access? (2016-03-28) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Waze rolls out speed alerts to tell you when you?re driving too fast (2016-03-29) venturebeat.com
Mass Surveillance Silences Minority Opinions (2016-03-29) www.schneier.com
FBI vs Apple: A Postmortem (2016-03-30) hackaday.com
Introducing Style Detection for Google Cloud Vision API (2016-04-01) cloudplatform.googleblog.com
American Security Today: Apply Today: $1,000,000 Drako Cloud Security Grant for Schools (2016-04-01) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
More Recognition/Identification Service APIs ? Microsoft Cognitive Services (2016-04-01) blog.ouseful.info
American Security Today: 72% Favor Security Cameras in Schools (2016-04-02) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Your Future Toyota May Know Where You?re Going Before You?ve Told It (2016-04-04) www.technologyreview.com
Plustek Launches Covert In-Vehicle Surveillance Recorder At ISC West 2016 Read more: http://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/16/04/p7809619/plustek-launches-covert-in-vehicle-surveillance-recorder-at-isc-west-20#ixzz4EKWLFgNP (2016-04-06) www.benzinga.com
Infotechlead: Video surveillance investment increases due to mounting security concerns (2016-04-06) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Sentry enter body-worn camera market (2016-04-06) www.securityworldhotel.com
Sentry enter body-worn camera market (2016-04-06) www.securityworldhotel.com
Swipebuster Uses Private Tinder API to Let Anyone Spy on Tinder Users (2016-04-07) www.programmableweb.com
Eagle Eye Networks Launches Eagle Eye Bridge 304w for Wireless Cameras (2016-04-07) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
US surveillance flight paths for the FBI and Homeland Security (2016-04-08) flowingdata.com
SIW Video: The evolution of cloud-based video surveillance services (2016-04-08) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
SPT News: Bridge for wireless cameras (2016-04-08) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Spies In The Skies: Here?s Where FBI Planes Are Circling U.S. Cities (2016-04-08) www.buzzfeed.com
Announcing a new informational resource on Wikimedia Foundation v. NSA and government surveillance (2016-04-11) blog.wikimedia.org
Microsoft sues US government over unconstitutional cloud data searches (2016-04-14) www.theverge.com
Microsoft sues U.S. government over law banning tech firms from telling customers about search warrants (2016-04-14) venturebeat.com
Microsoft sues US government over data requests (2016-04-14) disruptiveviews.com
Microsoft Wants To Let You Know When The Feds Are Snooping In Your Email (2016-04-14) www.huffingtonpost.com
Canadian police reportedly got hold of BlackBerrys encryption key (2016-04-14) www.businessinsider.com
Microsoft Sues U.S. Over Orders Barring It From Revealing Surveillance (2016-04-14) rss.nytimes.com
The CIA Is Investing in Firms That Mine Your Tweets and Instagram Photos (2016-04-14) theintercept.com
F.B.I. Director Suggests Bill for iPhone Hacking Topped $1.3 Million (2016-04-21) www.nytimes.com
Uber wants to use selfies to crack down on fake drivers (2016-04-22) thenextweb.com
Singapore is taking the ?smart city? to a whole new level by tracking bathroom visits (2016-04-25) www.businessinsider.com
Obama Stresses Need to Monitor Data in Fighting Terrorism (2016-04-25) www.nytimes.com
Vote on whether Feds need search warrant for email searches (2016-04-27) disruptiveviews.com
Documenting the Chilling Effects of NSA Surveillance (2016-04-29) www.schneier.com
The FBI says it now has the ability to unlock iPhone 5C models (2016-04-29) www.businessinsider.com
US surveillance court reportedly rejected zero spying requests last year (2016-04-30) www.theverge.com
Graphing Citizen Data With ETL (2016-05-02) dzone.com
In Your Face! Figuring Out Apple?s Face Detection API (2016-05-02) www.codeproject.com
Not one request for surveillance rejected by US spy court in 2015 (2016-05-03) disruptiveviews.com
Disney scanner identifies gadgets by their electromagnetic field (2016-05-07) www.engadget.com
Reply filed in Wikimedia v. NSA appeal (2016-05-09) blog.wikimedia.org
Mozilla asks court to disclose Tor bug the FBI exploited to catch pedophiles (2016-05-12) thenextweb.com
Google DeepMinds deal with the NHS is being investigated by the UK data watchdog (GOOG) (2016-05-12) www.businessinsider.com
System combines CCTV and public surveillance - Futurity (2016-05-12) www.futurity.org
Philly Police Admit They Disguised a Surveillance Truck as a Google Streetview Car (2016-05-13) motherboard.vice.com
Identifying People from Their Metadata (2016-05-19) www.schneier.com
Google?s new Awareness API will make your Android phone more like an iPhone (2016-05-19) thenextweb.com
WebGazer.js ? Eye tracking on the browser (2016-05-26) webgazer.cs.brown.edu
Governments Turn to Commercial Spyware to Intimidate Dissidents (2016-05-29) www.nytimes.com
In the US, police do not need warrant to get location data (2016-06-01) disruptiveviews.com
FBI is developing software to sort, track and profile citizens by their tattoos (2016-06-04) thenextweb.com
End-To-End Solutions Are A Dead End: The Road To The Future Is OPEN (2016-06-05) us.sourcesecurity.com
Palantir?s Struggles and Big Data?s Evolution in Information Security (2016-06-08) ikanow.com
Google Timelapse via Satellite (2016-06-13) evercam.io
Terrorist uses Facebook Live to deliver chilling message after police murder (2016-06-14) thenextweb.com
French terror suspect reportedly streamed attack on Facebook Live (2016-06-14) www.theverge.com
The FBI has collected over 411 million photos for its facial recognition system (2016-06-15) www.theverge.com
Tech Tip: Tracing Your Google History (2016-06-20) www.nytimes.com
US Senate likely to expand FBI surveillance rules after Orlando (2016-06-22) disruptiveviews.com
Your Local Broadcast: Centric Finds the Cameras in Your Neighborhood (2016-06-22) streetfightmag.com
Using ActiveCampaign and Segment to get the most our of your Contacts? Behavioral Data (2016-06-23) www.activecampaign.com
IP and User Agent Lookup API Search Tool (Search) (2016-06-23) codecanyon.net
Crowdsourcing a Database of Hotel Rooms (2016-06-27) www.schneier.com
A federal judge says the FBI doesn?t need a warrant to hack into your computer (2016-07-01) www.businessinsider.com
The Difficulty of Routing around Internet Surveillance States (2016-07-07) www.schneier.com
Critics of Police Welcome Facebook Live and Other Tools to Stream Video (2016-07-07) www.nytimes.com
Russia?s new surveillance laws are stupid and will cost billions to enforce (2016-07-09) thenextweb.com
Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson arrested during protest on Periscope (2016-07-10) www.theverge.com
Tweet: Setting sun blinds hi-tech facial recognition cameras at Stansted border control https://t.co/FNc2yCPgNI https://t.co/pqZ8wg6Ze2 (2016-07-11) twitter.com
Schneider Electric Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System Vulnerability (2016-07-14) ics-cert.us-cert.gov
Big Privacy Ruling Says Feds Can?t Grab Data Abroad With a Warrant (2016-07-14) www.wired.com
UK surveillance bill includes powers to limit end-to-end encryption (2016-07-15) techcrunch.com
The Surveillance Society | TIME.com (2016-07-16) nation.time.com
The Ethics (or not) of Massive Government Surveillance (2016-07-16) cs.stanford.edu
Germany Will Now Require Black Boxes In Self-Driving Cars (2016-07-18) www.huffingtonpost.com
Community Detection? (And Is Your Phone a Cookie?) (2016-07-20) blog.ouseful.info
Facial biometric authentication on your connected devices (2016-07-22) www.codeproject.com
Bipartisan Caucus Launches in the House to Defend Fourth Amendment (2016-07-22) www.eff.org
100 miles of the US border, DHS can seize your #data without a warrant (2016-07-22) www.muckrock.com
The #CIA cant spy on US citizens within the country - but provide tech and training for #police to do so (2016-07-22) www.muckrock.com
Eagle Eye Networks Managed PoE Switch (2016-07-27) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Eye-in-the-sky surveillance cameras will be watching over Rio 2016 (2016-07-27) www.businessinsider.com
Access Now challenges telcos to defend internet users from U.K. surveillance (2016-07-29) www.accessnow.org
Why the Rumor That Facebook Is Listening to Your Conversations Won?t Die (2016-07-31) motherboard.vice.com
New database aims to track the global surveillance industry (2016-08-01) www.theverge.com
Privacy Activists Launch Database to Track Global Sales of Surveillance Tech (2016-08-01) motherboard.vice.com
Data Shows How the UK Grants Licences to Export Interception Tech (2016-08-01) motherboard.vice.com
In-car cameras let autonomous vehicles track passengers as well as pedestrians (2016-08-01) techcrunch.com
Disney Patents Unique Way to Keep Tabs on Theme Park Guests (2016-08-02) www.pcmag.com
FBI Releases Secret Spy Plane Footage from Freddie Gray Protests (2016-08-04) www.aclu.org
Faceless Recognition System Can Identify You Even When You Hide Your Face (2016-08-07) motherboard.vice.com
Satellites auto detect buildings in OpenStreetMap (2016-08-08) medium.com
Video Surveillance Considerations for Night Time Operation (2016-08-08) www.remotemagazine.com
Tweet: Reporters from @nbcbayarea obtained 5.5-million images from motion-activated, mass-surveillance cameras in Orinda. https://t.co/1qCubkI29P (2016-08-08) twitter.com
Tweet: Bay Area anti-terrorism agency reports its license plate readers have tracked ZERO ldquo;known or suspected terrorists.quot; https://t.co/jdmac6SHXs (2016-08-08) twitter.com
Local Police In Canada Used ?Stingray Surveillance Device Without a Warrant (2016-08-09) motherboard.vice.com
Thai telcoms regulator wants tourists to use location-tracking SIMs (2016-08-09) boingboing.net
Here?s the Internal Presentation the FBI Uses to Train Surveillance Pilots (2016-08-09) motherboard.vice.com
How To Detect And Find Rogue Cell Towers (2016-08-09) hackaday.com
Beating the Traffic Requires Intelligent Storage (2016-08-10) blog.quantum.com
Edmonton Police Admit to Owning Stingray Surveillance Device (2016-08-11) motherboard.vice.com
The Internet Doesn?t Route Around Surveillance (2016-08-12) motherboard.vice.com
Making Sure the Revolution Gets Televised (2016-08-12) www.aclu.org
The Tor Projects social contract: we will not backdoor Tor (2016-08-12) boingboing.net
Oakland Privacy Commission Holds Hearing on Stingray Cell Phone Surveillance Devices (2016-08-12) www.eastbayexpress.com
How states use facial recognition to sniff out drivers license fraud (2016-08-15) www.theverge.com
Facial Emotion Recognition and How 2016 = 1984 (2016-08-16) www.oyetimes.com
Does Mass Surveillance Really Prevent Terrorism? (2016-08-17) www.huffingtonpost.com
German minister wants facial recognition systems at airports, train stations (2016-08-21) www.reuters.com
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Wants to Know Who You Are on Twitter?But It?s a Flawed Plan (2016-08-22) www.eff.org
How the NSA snooped on encrypted Internet traffic for a decade (2016-08-22) www.itsecurityguru.org
Thousands object to U.S. plan to collect social media info at border (2016-08-22) www.accessnow.org
Canadian Police Don?t Want to Talk About How They Spend Surveillance Dollars (2016-08-22) motherboard.vice.com
U.S. plan to collect social media info from visitors faces fierce opposition (2016-08-23) www.pcworld.com
Baltimore police worked with a private company to conduct aerial surveillance of the city (2016-08-23) www.businessinsider.com
Tell FCC to Enforce Its Rules Against Police Using Stingrays (2016-08-23) act.eff.org
Security Sales News: Eagle Eye Networks looking out for School Safety (2016-08-24) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
SDM Mag: Eagle Eye Networks Awards $1.25 Million in Drako Cloud Security Grants (2016-08-24) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Eagle Eye Networks Awards $1.25 M in Drako Cloud Security Grants for Schools (2016-08-24) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Baltimore Police Secretly Running Aerial Mass-Surveillance Eye in the Sky (2016-08-24) www.aclu.org
Relative vs. Absolute Approaches to the Content/Metadata Line (2016-08-25) www.lawfareblog.com
Baltimore Police Cant Explain Why Their All-Seeing Spy Planes Were Kept Secret (2016-08-25) motherboard.vice.com
Snapchat plans to use your behavioural data to target you with ads (2016-08-26) www.computermagazine.com
Researchers Develop Facial Recognition that Works in Poor Lighting (2016-08-26) dzone.com
All the Ways Your Wi-Fi Router Can Spy on You (2016-08-26) www.theatlantic.com
Apple Patents Collecting Biometric Information Based on Unauthorized Device Use (2016-08-29) www.schneier.com
Enhanced DMV facial recognition system leads to 100 arrests (2016-08-30) nakedsecurity.sophos.com
How Your Smartphone Light Sensor Could Help Websites Track You (2016-08-31) motherboard.vice.com
Rental car or loaner flash drive? FTC warns rental cars store user data (2016-08-31) www.scmagazine.com
Using Wi-Fi Signals to Identify People by Body Shape - Schneier on Security (2016-08-31) www.schneier.com
Source Security: Eagle Eye Networks Extends Drako Cloud Security Grant For Public And Private Schools To $1.25 Million (2016-09-01) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Microsoft?s Challenge to Government Secrecy Wins Dozens of Supporters (2016-09-02) www.nytimes.com
[1608.03430] FreeSense:Indoor Human Identification with WiFi Signals (2016-09-03) arxiv.org
New Docs Show How the NSA Used the Iraq War to Build its Surveillance Apparatus (2016-09-06) motherboard.vice.com
Security Sales Integration: Eagle Eye Networks Unveils Eagle Eye Cloud Video Replication (2016-09-08) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Watchdog Finds UK Cops Snooped on Journalists Sources Without Approval (2016-09-08) motherboard.vice.com
Tech Firms and Rights Groups Slam DHS Proposals to Inspect US Visitors? Social Media Accounts (2016-09-08) www.techspot.com
Must Watch: Senator Ron Wyden Heads to the Senate Floor Today to Oppose Mass Hacking (2016-09-08) www.eff.org
Cuba is blocking text messages that contain words like democracy (2016-09-08) www.theverge.com
3D-Printed Raspberry Pi Skycam for Drone-Free Aerial Video #piday #Raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi (2016-09-09) blog.adafruit.com
Leaked catalog from UK surveillance arms-dealer full of gadgets sold to US cops (2016-09-09) boingboing.net
This employee ID badge monitors and listens to you at work ? except in the bathroom (2016-09-10) www.washingtonpost.com
Researcher Questions Google Play Location Tracking (2016-09-14) www.pcmag.com
Toymakers fined for tracking children online (2016-09-14) www.bbc.co.uk
CBP Fails to Meaningfully Address Risks of Gathering Social Media Handles (2016-09-14) www.eff.org
Tweet: Reveal: look up companies by IP address and de-anonymize web traffic. https://t.co/eTDXD3N5qB (2016-09-14) twitter.com
The Police Want Your DNA to Prove Youre Innocent. Do You Give it to Them? (2016-09-16) www.aclu.org
Tweet: In the #surveillance state, something doesn#039;t even have to exist for the #NSA to have records on it: https://t.co/x9haslbjje (2016-09-16) twitter.com
How Police Trace Cellphones in IEDs Like the Ones in NYC (2016-09-19) www.wired.com
Juncker intervenes in surveillance software export battle (2016-09-21) disruptiveviews.com
Should Hacking a Tor User to Get an IP Address Require a Warrant? (2016-09-21) motherboard.vice.com
Swiss voters likely to back new law on surveillance - survey (2016-09-21) www.reuters.com
?Your passport, Facebook, and Twitter please.? (2016-09-21) www.accessnow.org
U.S. cities push for local laws to oversee police surveillance (2016-09-21) www.reuters.com
#Boston #police argue that releasing StingRay docs makes devices essentially useless (2016-09-21) www.muckrock.com
Police use of social media surveillance software is escalating, and activists are in the digital crosshairs (2016-09-22) www.aclu.org
For police departments: Some video storage advice (2016-09-22) americancityandcounty.com
Security Cameras, Ethics, and the Law (2016-09-23) thewirecutter.com
How Palantir Is Taking Over New York City (2016-09-23) gizmodo.com
Tour New Yorks invisible, networked surveillance infrastructure with Ingrid Burringtons new book (2016-09-24) boingboing.net
Nest Cam Outdoor review: Nest goes outside with a fully weatherized security camera (2016-09-26) www.pcworld.com
Nest Cam Outdoor review: Nest goes outside with a fully weatherized security camera (2016-09-26) www.techhive.com
Swiss public back law expanding surveillance powers (2016-09-26) techcrunch.com
Geo enabled social media monitoring (2016-09-26) www.socialreport.com
Dog microchips: Outdated contact details leave animals unclaimed (2016-09-26) www.bbc.co.uk
Using Neural Networks to Identify Blurred Faces (2016-09-27) www.schneier.com
Tracking Dog Barks with the Intel Edison #IoT #IoTuesday (2016-09-27) blog.adafruit.com
Shadowy Data-Mining Firm Palantir Hit With Discrimination Suit (2016-09-27) www.pcmag.com
Legally Monitor your Airbnb with cheap Sensr.net security cameras (2016-09-27) sensr.net
Correcting the Record on Section 702: A Prerequisite for Meaningful Surveillance Reform, Part III (2016-09-29) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
Watchdogs sue US, EU over bulk surveillance (2016-09-29) thehill.com
To the Government, Your Latest Facebook Rant Is Raw Intel (2016-09-29) www.aclu.org
(2016-09-29) www.cxotoday.com
Social media in defence intelligence gathering (2016-09-29) www.defenceweb.co.za
Video security setup shielded Cleveland during Republican National Convention (2016-09-29) americancityandcounty.com
What drones mean for surveillance (2016-09-29) gcn.com
The new LIFX smart bulb emits infrared light to help security cameras see better (2016-09-30) techcrunch.com
Tech firms angry over EU plans to curb surveillance software exports (2016-10-03) disruptiveviews.com
A Docker Container To Capture All Traffic From Host (2016-10-03) jerrygamblin.com
Signal messaging app turns over minimal data in first subpoena (2016-10-04) www.reuters.com
Snowden?s favorite messaging app receives first federal subpoena (2016-10-04) thehill.com
Exclusive: Yahoo secretly scanned customer emails for U.S. intelligence (2016-10-04) www.reuters.com
The Yahoo Scans Closely Followed Obamas Cybersecurity Emergency Declaration (2016-10-04) www.emptywheel.net
Blinks battery-powered security cameras join long list of devices under Alexa voice control (2016-10-05) www.theverge.com
Tweet: RT @B_Meson: In about a week, we should know more about how CPD is using cell site simulators in Chicago. #FOIA https://t.co/7Zp94bHGh1 (2016-10-05) twitter.com
The Next Challenge for Video Surveillance as a Service (2016-10-06) www.remotemagazine.com
FCC Helped Create the Stingray Problem, Now it Needs to Fix It (2016-10-06) www.eff.org
Mac researcher solves camera hijacking woes (2016-10-06) thehill.com
Attackers Can Use Legit Webcam Sessions To Spy On Mac Users, Researcher Warns (2016-10-06) www.darkreading.com
Yahoo has an idea for smart billboard that monitors people with a camera and microphone (YHOO) (2016-10-07) www.businessinsider.com
Yahoo eyes billboard that can spy on drivers inside their cars (2016-10-07) www.siliconbeat.com
Finding candidates? closet skeletons with help of artificial intellect (2016-10-10) www.recruitingblogs.com
Unblinking Eyes: The State of Communications Surveillance in Latin America (2016-10-10) www.eff.org
Tailgating Detection at Remote Facilities (2016-10-10) www.remotemagazine.com
Comprehensive Legal Reform Needed to Restrain Widespread Surveillance in Latin America (2016-10-10) www.eff.org
The Weird Facebook Politics of Dakota Pipeline Protests (2016-10-11) motherboard.vice.com
When Minority Report Becomes New Yorkers Reality (2016-10-11) www.aclu.org
The ACLU revealed on Tuesday that the technology corporations gave special access to Geofeedia (2016-10-11) whozwholive.ning.com
US start-up Geofeedia allowed police to track protesters (2016-10-11) www.bbc.co.uk
Intelligence Information Gathering ? Collecting Twitter Followers with 25 lines of Python (2016-10-11) resources.infosecinstitute.com
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram data helped cops track activists, protesters: ACLU report (2016-10-11) www.siliconbeat.com
Facebook, Twitter cut access to monitoring tool used by police (2016-10-11) www.pcworld.com
Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter Provided Data Access for a Surveillance Product Marketed to Target Activists of Color (2016-10-11) www.aclu.org
As License-Plate Tracking Increases, Privacy Advocates Press for More Regulation (2016-10-11) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Block Tool For Cops To Surveil You On Social Media (2016-10-11) motherboard.vice.com
Police Use Surveillance Tool to Scan Social Media, A.C.L.U. Says (2016-10-12) www.nytimes.com
(2016-10-12) motherboard.vice.com
Cook?s County Sheriff among #surveillance software #Geofeedia?s customers (2016-10-12) www.muckrock.com
The Attention Merchants: a deep dive into the origins of the surveillance economy (2016-10-13) boingboing.net
Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Block Geofeedia Over Protest Surveillance (2016-10-13) www.scienceworldreport.com
Govt. Requests For Data On The Rise, Says Google (2016-10-14) www.cxotoday.com
We went to D.C. and hand-delivered 35,000 letters demanding that Congress limit law enforcements license to hack (2016-10-15) www.eff.org
UK admits it spied illegally for 17 years, is sorry, wont stop (2016-10-17) www.theverge.com
Minnesota Sheriff Must Release Emails on Use of Biometric Technology (2016-10-17) www.eff.org
You could soon look up body cam footage from your local police online (2016-10-18) www.businessinsider.com
Police should rein in facial recognition programs, says new report (2016-10-18) www.theverge.com
Memo to the DOJ: Facial Recognition?s Threat to Privacy is Worse Than Anyone Thought (2016-10-18) www.eff.org
Half of U.S. adults are profiled in police facial recognition databases (2016-10-18) www.pcworld.com
This wearable badge links to software that could blur your face in unwanted social media photos (2016-10-19) www.businessinsider.com
Cops Monitoring Social Media Is Much More Than Just Collecting Tweets (2016-10-19) motherboard.vice.com
Cops serve warrant to enter property, demand everyone?s fingerprints to unlock phone (2016-10-19) www.itsecurityguru.org
Fingerprint Cards sensor in new Oppo smartphones (2016-10-19) www.reuters.com
Yahoo, ACLU press U.S. to disclose secret surveillance orders (2016-10-19) www.reuters.com
Yahoo, ACLU press US feds to disclose email snooping orders, surveillance laws (2016-10-20) www.zdnet.com
ACLU asks court to reveal 23 secret surveillance laws (2016-10-20) boingboing.net
Google Has Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking (2016-10-21) www.propublica.org
Sheriff?s department denies surveilling Standing Rock protesters via Facebook check-ins (2016-10-31) techcrunch.com
Mass surveillance at public gatherings is why we need oversight policies (2016-10-31) www.eff.org
Satellite watchers busted an illegal fishing vessel, and they?re coming for others around the world (2016-11-01) www.businessinsider.com
Bringing Eyes to the Internet of Things (2016-11-03) spectrum.ieee.org
Researchers Matched Images on Tattoo Websites to a German Police Database (2016-11-03) www.eff.org
Google Linking Anonymous Browser Tracking with Identifiable Tracking (2016-11-03) www.schneier.com
Can A Wrist-Wearable ECG Monitor Track Your Emotions? (2016-11-04) spectrum.ieee.org
3D Printing May Foil Facial Recognition Systems (2016-11-07) www.fabbaloo.com
AI that lip-reads better than humans (2016-11-08) www.bbc.co.uk
The Social Impacts of Biometric Technology (2016-11-09) resources.infosecinstitute.com
The Spy Who Loved Me: The Slippery Slope of Digital Surveillance (2016-11-09) www.nytimes.com
Surveillance, encryption concerns in the wake of Donald Trump?s victory (2016-11-10) www.siliconbeat.com
Fooling Facial Recognition Systems (2016-11-11) www.schneier.com
Accessorize to a Crime: Real and Stealthy Attacks on State-of-the-Art Face Recognition (2016-11-11) www.cs.cmu.edu
The Government May Be Spying on You Through Inflight Wi-Fi, Leaked Documents Reveal (2016-12-13) www.smartertravel.com
The NSA Has Been Listening to In-Flight Cell Phone Calls for Years (2016-12-13) www.engadget.com
Snowden Leaks Reveal NSA Snooped on In-Flight Mobile Calls (2016-12-13) arstechnica.com
Protected: A new call for U.S. surveillance reform (2016-12-13) www.accessnow.org
Expanded Government Hacking Powers Need Accompanying Safeguards (2016-12-14) www.eff.org
Twitter cuts off geospatial data access for police intelligence centers (2016-12-15) www.theverge.com
EFF is gathering data on illegal surveillance of Dakota Access Pipeline water protectors (2016-12-15) boingboing.net
Investigating Law Enforcement’s Possible Use of Surveillance Technology at Standing Rock (2016-12-15) www.eff.org
Russia launches facial recognition programme to find anyone’s face on... (2016-12-15) infloria.com
Twitter Cuts Off Fusion Spy Centers’ Access to Social Media Surveillance Tool (2016-12-15) www.aclu.org
Access Now issues a “menu of options” to reform warrantless mass surveillance (2016-12-15) www.accessnow.org
Twitter cuts Dataminr access for law enforcement fusion centers (2016-12-15) techcrunch.com
UPDATE 1-U.S. to disclose estimate of number of Americans under surveillance (2016-12-16) www.reuters.com
Twitter Yanks Spy Center Data Access (2016-12-19) www.pcmag.com
Stingray use could be unconstitutional, finds House report (2016-12-19) www.pcworld.com
Track Wi-Fi Devices In Your Home (2016-12-25) hackaday.com
Amazon refuses to give police the voice data from an Echo owned by a man charged with murder (AMZN) (2016-12-27) www.businessinsider.com
Amazon Alexa Data Wanted in Murder Investigation (2016-12-27) www.pcmag.com
Police seek Amazon Echo data in murder case (updated) (2016-12-27) www.engadget.com
What does Alexa know and will Amazon tell? (2016-12-28) www.siliconbeat.com
Surveillance in Latin America: 2016 in Review (2017-01-02) www.eff.org
CES 2017: Light bulb streams video to the internet (2017-01-02) www.bbc.co.uk
New AL-500 LiDAR System from Acuity Technologies (2017-01-03) www.pobonline.com
Smart devices may soon provide UK police with evidence of crime (2017-01-03) www.itsecurityguru.org
This browser extension shows you just how smart Facebook’s image recognition is (2017-01-04) thenextweb.com
Drones Can Scan You in Infrared With Flirs New Camera (2017-01-04) www.pcmag.com
CES 2017 preview: Announcing the 3rd generation FLIR ONE (2017-01-04) developer.flir.com
D-Link shows off three new home security cameras in its Connected Home series (2017-01-04) www.pcworld.com
Anti-surveillance apparel hides your face from facial recognition software (2017-01-04) thenextweb.com
System Configuration of Biometrics-The Network Topologies (2017-01-04) resources.infosecinstitute.com
The Maximus Smart Motion Security Light looks like it could light up a prison yard (2017-01-04) www.pcworld.com
The AL-500 Lidar is Small Enough for Fixed Installation, Comes with an API (2017-01-04) www.spar3d.com
Mattel Is Building An Alexa For Kids (2017-01-04) www.fastcodesign.com
Love Your Bot, But Know Its Always Listening (2017-01-07) singularityhub.com
Finally Revealed: Cloudflare Has Been Fighting NSL for Years (2017-01-10) www.eff.org
FBI row over Geek Squad child abuse find (2017-01-11) www.bbc.co.uk
American Spies: Modern Surveillance, Why You Should Care, and What To Do About It (2017-01-11) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
Cloudflare explains how FBI gag order impacted business (2017-01-11) techcrunch.com
House Intelligence votes to give all members access to classified Russian hacking report (2017-01-11) thehill.com
Obama Administration Releases Long Awaited New E.O. 12333 Rules on Sharing of Raw Signals Intelligence Information Within IC (2017-01-12) www.lawfareblog.com
Just in Time for Trump, the NSA Loosens Its Privacy Rules (2017-01-12) www.wired.com
NSA Given More Ability to Share Raw Intelligence Data (2017-01-12) www.schneier.com
N.S.A. Gets More Latitude to Share Intercepted Communications (2017-01-12) www.nytimes.com
Trumps CIA nominee wants a massive surveillance database of Americans (2017-01-12) www.pcworld.com
The NSA can now share unfiltered surveillance data with other intelligence agencies (2017-01-13) techcrunch.com
Top security expert: There is no WhatsApp backdoor (FB) (2017-01-13) www.businessinsider.com
Thanks, Obama: NSA to stream raw intelligence into FBI, DEA and pals (2017-01-13) www.itsecurityguru.org
Tech workers are protesting Palantir’s involvement with immigration data (2017-01-13) www.theverge.com
Thiel confirms Palantir will not help build Trumps Muslim database (2017-01-13) pando.com
Hacker snatches 900GB of data from pay-for-hire phone-hacking agency (2017-01-13) thenextweb.com
Startup investors fret over risks of mass data collection (2017-01-13) www.reuters.com
A critical flaw (possibly a deliberate backdoor) allows for decryption of Whatsapp messages (2017-01-13) boingboing.net
Cell Phone Hacking Company Hacked; 900 GB Of Logins, Log Files, And Forensic Evidence Taken (2017-01-13) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
Encrypted messaging platform WhatsApp denies “backdoor” claim (2017-01-13) techcrunch.com
Cloudflare and CREDO are still gagged from talking about national security letters (2017-01-13) techcrunch.com
Documents suggest Palantir could help power Trumps ‘extreme vetting’ of immigrants (2017-01-13) www.theverge.com
American Spies - Modern Surveillance, Why You Should Care, And What to Do About It (2017-01-17) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
The Legal Netherworld Of Traffic Cam Tickets, Where Everything Is Both Civil And Criminal, While Also Being Mostly Neither (2017-01-18) www.techdirt.com
Palantir, Oracle, Amazon urged to reject creation of Muslim registry (2017-01-18) www.siliconbeat.com
Turns Out Banks Use Cellebrite Phone Cracking Tech Too (2017-01-18) motherboard.vice.com
Thinnest-ever electronic tattoos are capable of precision health monitoring (2017-01-19) boingboing.net
Connected Devices Give Spies a Powerful New Way to Surveil (2017-01-19) www.wired.com
Privacy, Security Power: The State of Digital Surveillance (2017-01-19) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
Leaked emails reveal how Dataminr was pitched to foreign governments (2017-01-19) www.theverge.com
How to Use Social Media at a Protest Without Big Brother Snooping (2017-01-21) www.wired.com
Microtargeting of low-information voters (2017-01-23) medium.com
Trump administration doubles down on alarming social media tracking practices (2017-01-30) www.accessnow.org
Automating Lie Detection in Airports (2017-01-30) dzone.com
N.Y. Senate bill to collect data on foreign-born college students (2017-01-30) www.nydailynews.com
Cops use pacemaker data to charge man with arson, insurance fraud (2017-01-30) www.networkworld.com
Cops use pacemaker data as evidence to charge homeowner with arson, insurance fraud (2017-01-30) www.networkworld.com
FBI Continues To Demand Far More Info Than Its Supposed To With Its National Security Letters (2017-01-31) www.techdirt.com
The Best Wireless Outdoor Home Security Camera (2017-01-31) thewirecutter.com
Build an Employee Tracker with AngularJS and Web API – Part 1 (2017-01-31) www.codeproject.com
Invasive Digital Border Searches: Tell EFF Your Story (2017-02-01) www.eff.org
D-Link DCS-8200LH HD 180-Degree Wi-Fi Camera review: An all-seeing eye for large spaces (2017-02-01) www.pcworld.com
Pacemaker Data Used in Arson Conviction (2017-02-02) www.schneier.com
Court Tosses Lawsuit Brought By Brother And Sister Against Take-Two Interactive Over NBA2K Face Scans (2017-02-02) www.techdirt.com
Police Could Get Your Location Data Without A Warrant. That Has To End (2017-02-03) www.huffingtonpost.com
Protecting the Power Grid – Video Surveillance (2017-02-03) www.puretechsystems.com
Motion Detecting Camera Recognizes Humans Using The Cloud (2017-02-06) hackaday.com
Passing the Email Privacy Act Has Never Been More Urgent (2017-02-06) www.wired.com
Own a Vizio TV? It May Have Spied on You (2017-02-06) www.pcmag.com
Why you should cover up your laptops webcam (2017-02-06) www.pcworld.com
FBI offers employers alerts when their employees are arrested, regardless of charges or convictions (2017-02-06) boingboing.net
US court orders Google to hand over data on foreign servers (2017-02-06) thehill.com
Vizio settles for $2.2 million in FTC suit over snooping on consumers’ viewing habits (2017-02-06) techcrunch.com
It’s Not Foreigners Who are Plotting Here: What the Data Really Show (2017-02-07) www.lawfareblog.com
Most smart TVs are tracking you — Vizio just got caught (2017-02-07) www.theverge.com
Flying Home From Abroad, a Border Agent Stopped and Questioned Me … About My Work for the ACLU (2017-02-07) www.aclu.org
U.S Government may soon demand visitors reveal their social media passwords (2017-02-08) thenextweb.com
National Association for Information Destruction (2017-02-08) www.naidonline.org
Guidelines for Media Sanitization (2017-02-08) nvlpubs.nist.gov
Modern Surveillance Under the Trump Administration (2017-02-09) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
Tweet: Important reminder to #activists and #journalists traveling abroad - your data is not safe at the U.S. Border.hellip; https://t.co/KX5yd8a4oR (2017-02-09) twitter.com
De-Anonymizing Browser History Using Social-Network Data (2017-02-10) www.schneier.com
CCTV reruns: Video analytics mine old feeds for new data gold (2017-02-10) readwrite.com
Trevor Paglen Is Making Art Out of the Surveillance State (2017-02-13) motherboard.vice.com
Give us your Twitter, your Facebook, your passwords guarding your free expression (2017-02-14) www.accessnow.org
Matt Mitchell Is Arming Underserved Communities With Anti-Surveillance Tools (2017-02-14) motherboard.vice.com
New clues into how FBI cracked the iPhone (2017-02-14) thehill.com
Scottish court: your neighbours owe you for the distress of pointing a CCTV at your back yard and recording your conversations (2017-02-15) boingboing.net
Scottish Sheriff Awards Couple Compensation For Distress Caused By Neighbors Use Of CCTV (2017-02-15) www.techdirt.com
Want to protect your data at the border? Delete it (2017-02-15) www.theverge.com
Internal Documents Show Undercover TSA Officers Routinely Spy on Flyers (2017-02-15) skift.com
GOP reps demand investigation of EPA employees using encrypted chat (2017-02-15) thehill.com
Crossing Border Security? Here’s How You Protect Your Data | Graham Cluley (2017-02-15) www.grahamcluley.com
Twitter to judge: Let us tell everyone exactly how many secret orders we get (2017-02-16) arstechnica.com
Local Police Departments Invest In Cell Phone Spy Tools (2017-02-17) www.npr.org
Eagle Eye Networks Launches Camera Cyber Lockdown (2017-02-20) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Neural Nets And Game Boy Cameras (2017-02-20) hackaday.com
FBI pressured on cost of iPhone hack tool (2017-02-21) www.bbc.co.uk
Dem bill would force Border Patrol agents to get warrants before searching devices (2017-02-21) thehill.com
Federal Judge Denies Warrant to Fingerprint Unlock Random Apple Devices in Illinois Building (2017-02-22) motherboard.vice.com
Meet Securitybot: Open Sourcing Automated Security at Scale (2017-02-22) blogs.dropbox.com
Coalition Slams DHS Plans To Demand Social Media Passwords (2017-02-22) www.techdirt.com
Tech coalition slams Homeland Security proposal to collect social media passwords (2017-02-22) techcrunch.com
Border Digital Safety for Journalists (2017-02-22) blog.erratasec.com
Sen. Wyden Wants Answers From New DHS Head, Introducing Legislation To Create Warrant Requirement For Border Phone Searches (2017-02-23) www.techdirt.com
Protect Biometric Privacy in Montana (2017-02-23) www.eff.org
Politwoops adds realtime stats for politicians’ deleted tweets across 54 countries (2017-02-23) techcrunch.com
House panel to hold hearing on foreign surveillance law (2017-02-23) thehill.com
Judge says police can’t force room of people to unlock an iPhone with their fingerprints (2017-02-23) thehill.com
Netherlands Looks To Join The Super-Snooper Club With New Mass Surveillance Law (2017-02-23) www.techdirt.com
Judge Rejects Warrant Seeking To Force Everyone At A Searched Location To Unlock Seized Electronic Devices (2017-02-24) www.techdirt.com
Using Cloud to Avoid Traffic (2017-02-24) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Customs officials refuse to allow passengers to debark a domestic flight unless they show ID (2017-02-24) boingboing.net
Federal magistrate judge in Illinois rules that being forced to unlock your phone with a fingerprint could violate your rights (2017-02-24) boingboing.net
How Peter Thiel’s Palantir Helped the NSA Spy on the Whole World (2017-02-25) theintercept.com
DNI confirmation offers preview of surveillance debate (2017-02-28) thehill.com
How This Internet of Things Stuffed Animal Can Be Remotely Turned Into a Spy Device (2017-02-28) motherboard.vice.com
An Illinois Court Just Didn’t Get It: We Are Entitled to Expect Privacy In Our Smart Meter Data, Which Reveals What’s Going On Inside Our Homes (2017-03-01) www.eff.org
House Judiciary signals reauthorization of NSA surveillance powers with privacy tweeks (2017-03-01) thehill.com
Device detection for Logstash ! (2017-03-01) www.handsetdetection.com
Biometric Security and Surveillance: More than the Subject of Science Fiction (2017-03-02) blog.quantum.com
A WiFi camera that makes home and office security a bargain (2017-03-02) boingboing.net
Palantir Provides the Engine for Donald Trump’s Deportation Machine (2017-03-02) theintercept.com
Even Googles latest budget phone has a fingerprint sensor (2017-03-03) www.theverge.com
EFF: Data Collected From Utility Smart Meters Should Be Protected By The Fourth Amendment (2017-03-03) www.techdirt.com
UK Bill Would Force Service Providers To Set Up Fake Cell Towers For Surveillance Of Prisoners Communications (2017-03-03) www.techdirt.com
Uber Uses Ubiquitous Surveillance to Identify and Block Regulators (2017-03-06) www.schneier.com
EFF to Court: Forcing Someone to Unlock and Decrypt Their Phone Violates the Constitution (2017-03-06) www.eff.org
Secret Court Orders Arent Blank Checks for General Electronic Searches (2017-03-07) www.eff.org
ACLU challenges warrant to search Facebook page of Dakota Access opponents (2017-03-09) thehill.com
New Accountability Add-On Triggers Cameras When Police Officers Unholster Their Guns (2017-03-10) www.techdirt.com
Republicans Are Dismantling the Law That Protects Your DNA From Your Boss (2017-03-10) motherboard.vice.com
The smart button controlled by your fingerprints (2017-03-10) www.bbc.co.uk
Uber-driving lawyer explains to cop why he doesnt have to stop video recording him (2017-03-11) boingboing.net
Facebook bars developers from using data for surveillance (2017-03-13) www.reuters.com
Facebook updates its platform policy to forbid using data for surveillance (2017-03-13) www.theverge.com
Facebook says its data shouldn’t be used for surveillance (2017-03-13) www.siliconbeat.com
Facebook warns developers against using data for ‘surveillance’ (2017-03-13) thehill.com
FBIs Exploit Against Tor (2017-03-13) www.schneier.com
Wearables track data to help give you the best sleep (2017-03-13) newsroom.cisco.com
Eagle Eye Networks, Inc. Releases Verizon MiFi Cellular Modem Integration (2017-03-13) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Facebook to Devs: Stop Using Data for Surveillance (2017-03-14) www.pcmag.com
Trump And Congress Complain About Surveillance, But Want to Enable Spying By Internet Companies (2017-03-14) www.aclu.org
Verizon Modem Integration (2017-03-14) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Trip Replay Using Leaflet.js and Mapbox (2017-03-14) blog.hypertrack.com
Facebook and Instagram ban developers from using data for surveillance (2017-03-14) www.itsecurityguru.org
Facebook bans creation of spying tools through data slurping (2017-03-14) www.zdnet.com
Facebook data off-limits for spy tools (2017-03-14) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
Eagle Eye Networks and Hikvision Announce Preferred Technology Partnership and Deep Product Integration (2017-03-14) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Many smartphone owners don’t take steps to secure their devices (2017-03-15) www.pewresearch.org
How to Increase Your Conversion Rate by Identifying Anonymous Web Traffic (2017-03-16) blog.clearbit.com
Canadas Privacy Watchdog Lacks the Teeth to Curb Phone Searches at the Border (2017-03-16) motherboard.vice.com
Once Again, Senator Wyden Wants To Know How Many Americans Are Being Surveilled By The NSA (2017-03-16) www.techdirt.com
Google won’t be able to resist listening in on your conversations (2017-03-17) medium.com
Analyzing Identity in Movies (2017-03-17) auth0.com
What’s Different About Surveillance Servers? (2017-03-21) spectrum.ieee.org
US lawmakers question police use of facial recognition tech (2017-03-22) www.pcworld.com
Whistleblower Says UK Police Worked With Hackers To Access Activists Email Accounts (2017-03-23) www.techdirt.com
Canadian Appeals Court Says Vice Media Must Turn Over Communications With Source To Law Enforcement (2017-04-03) www.techdirt.com
This Map Shows the UK’s Surveillance Exports (2017-04-03) motherboard.vice.com
A real-life company is implanting microchips in employees (2017-04-04) thenextweb.com
Listen, Learn, Adapt: Keeping Pace in the Personalization Race (2017-04-04) www.activecampaign.com
Lawmakers introduce bill to end warrantless phone searches at border (2017-04-04) thehill.com
New Bill Would Outlaw Warrantless Phone Searches At The Border (2017-04-04) www.buzzfeed.com
Activists Need to Watch Out for Fake Encryption Keys (2017-04-05) motherboard.vice.com
Intel Movidius Helps Bring Artificial Intelligence to Video Surveillance Cameras (2017-04-05) newsroom.intel.com
Surveillance uproar puts GOP on the spot (2017-04-06) thehill.com
The Company Behind the Samsung Galaxy S8 Iris Scanner (2017-04-06) spectrum.ieee.org
The Four Flavors of Automated License Plate Reader Technology (2017-04-06) www.eff.org
Introducing Reveal for Dynamic Web Personalization (2017-04-06) blog.clearbit.com
Microsoft tries to appease Windows 10 data collection critics (2017-04-06) www.computerworld.com
A new bill in Congress would rein in laptop and phone searches at the border (2017-04-06) www.eff.org
Researcher: 90% Of Smart TVs Can Be Compromised Remotely (2017-04-07) www.techdirt.com
Oh, Sure, Now Congress Is Serious About Asking NSA About Surveillance On Americans (2017-04-07) www.techdirt.com
Experian enlists behavioral biometrics startup to combat fraudsters (2017-04-07) www.reuters.com
Wide-Angle Surveillance Cameras : wifi security camera (2017-04-07) www.trendhunter.com
Hospitals Are Prescribing Home Surveillance to Save Lives (2017-04-08) motherboard.vice.com
Taser Bets Big on the Surveillance State (2017-04-08) www.wired.com
Canadas National Police Force Officially Confirms Ownership, Use Of Stingray Devices (2017-04-10) www.techdirt.com
Tiered Storage Enables More Sophisticated Surveillance (2017-04-10) blog.quantum.com
Salesforce Lite: a free Chrome Extension (2017-04-11) blog.clearbit.com
How the Denver Police Crack and Search Cell Phones (2017-04-11) motherboard.vice.com
Your phone’s fingerprint lock has a weakness (2017-04-11) www.futurity.org
It’s Not Chill At All That Canadian Police Misled the Public For Years About Stingrays (2017-04-12) motherboard.vice.com
EFF Releases Spying on Students Ed Tech Report (2017-04-12) www.eff.org
TCP/IP headers leak info about what you’re watching on Netflix (2017-04-12) www.itsecurityguru.org
Tweet: #Denver police add facial recognition software and powerful cellphone cracking device to arsenalhellip; https://t.co/ChjyGk7vY9 (2017-04-12) twitter.com
Microsoft says U.S. foreign intelligence surveillance requests more than doubled (2017-04-13) www.reuters.com
We know What Youre Watching (Even If Its Encrypted) (2017-04-13) spectrum.ieee.org
The company behind the Galaxy S8s iris recognition says its superior to the FBIs fingerprint tech (2017-04-13) www.businessinsider.com
Eagle Eye Bridge 303/403 (2017-04-14) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Surveillance and our Insecure Infrastructure (2017-04-17) www.schneier.com
Bose sued for logging listening habits (2017-04-20) www.bbc.co.uk
Privacy wars, a twist: Bose sued for the headphones that listen (2017-04-20) disruptiveviews.com
Bose headphones have been spying on customers, lawsuit claims - The Washington Post (2017-04-20) www.washingtonpost.com
Bose says it will fight the inflammatory, misleading accusations claiming it wiretaps its headphone users (2017-04-21) www.businessinsider.com
In Time for the Reform Debate, New Documents Shed Light on the Government’s Surveillance of Americans (2017-04-21) www.aclu.org
Former Lyft driver files class action lawsuit against Uber over its ‘Hell’ tracking program (2017-04-24) www.theverge.com
Uber gets sued over alleged ‘Hell’ program to track Lyft drivers (2017-04-24) techcrunch.com
Uber rejects claims iPhone app tracked users after being deleted (2017-04-24) www.zdnet.com
That Story About Uber Tracking People After They Deleted The App? Yeah, Thats Not Really Accurate (2017-04-25) www.techdirt.com
Eagle Eye Networks Announces Integration with Swift Sensors’ Cloud Wireless Sensor System (2017-04-25) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
We’re Living in a Surveillance Society, So Why Do We Need Bail? (2017-04-25) www.aclu.org
Police catch murder suspect with help from victim’s Fitbit data (2017-04-26) thenextweb.com
Amazons new Echo Look device wants to be your AI-powered stylist (2017-04-26) www.zdnet.com
Alexa Will See You Now: Why Echo Has A Camera (2017-04-26) blogs.forrester.com
Facebook tracks scary-specific details about your life. Here’s how to find what it knows (2017-04-26) thenextweb.com
Can Amazon’s Echo Dot Make a Good SIDS Alarm? (2017-04-26) www.cringely.com
Amazon’s new $200 Echo Look camera will judge your outfits (2017-04-26) www.theverge.com
The next iteration of Alexa is designed to watch you while you get dressed (2017-04-26) boingboing.net
Government Requests for Facebook Data Still Rising (2017-04-27) www.pcmag.com
Tech firms race to spot video violence (2017-04-27) www.reuters.com
Police to use facial recognition at Champions League final (2017-04-27) www.bbc.co.uk
NSA Halts Some of Its Email Surveillance (2017-04-28) www.pcmag.com
Amazon Look Is a Camera That Picks Your Outfit (2017-04-28) www.pcmag.com
Uber and Lyft, watch out: SFO airport wants to use license-plate scanners to keep self-driving cars off its roads (2017-04-28) www.siliconbeat.com
Former NSA director explains why the spy agency will end a controversial surveillance technique (2017-04-28) techcrunch.com
The End of the NSAs ‘About’ Searches Is Just the Beginning (2017-04-28) www.eff.org
The NSA Says It Is Ending One of Its Most Controversial Spying Practices, But It Could Be Resurrected if Congress Doesn’t Act Now (2017-04-28) www.aclu.org
The Email Collection The NSA Shut Down Has Been Abused For Years (2017-04-28) www.techdirt.com
City of Portland may subpoena Uber for details on Greyball program (2017-04-28) techcrunch.com
Someone scraped 40,000 Tinder selfies to make a facial dataset for AI experiments (2017-04-28) techcrunch.com
Logs For A Toilet (2017-04-29) hackaday.com
Tweet: NSA is stopping its use of a controversial surveillance technique. Now Congress needs to put more reforms in place. https://t.co/YMb65fDEhW (2017-04-29) twitter.com
Command And Control Policy Definition (2017-04-30) bostoncommons.net
What Don’t You Want the NSA to Know About You? (2017-05-01) www.eff.org
Facebook research targeting ‘insecure’ teens sparks privacy concerns (2017-05-01) www.siliconbeat.com
Wanna Know If Someone Planted Spyware on Your Computer? (2017-05-02) motherboard.vice.com
ACLU says demanding US citizens unlock phones at the border is unconstitutional (2017-05-04) www.theverge.com
EFF, Sen. Anderson Sponsor California License Plate Privacy Legislation (2017-05-05) www.eff.org
UK surveillance law still fuzzy on decryption rules for comms providers (2017-05-05) techcrunch.com
Lawyers: How can we scrutinize surveillance records that remain sealed? (2017-05-05) cyberlaw.stanford.edu
Investigatory Powers: Real-time surveillance in draft update (2017-05-05) www.bbc.co.uk
Leaked Document Reveals UK Plans For Wider Internet Surveillance (2017-05-05) www.itsecurityguru.org
Community Control of Police Spy Tech in Oakland (2017-05-06) www.eff.org
NYC adopts StreetSmart to track the homeless (2017-05-08) www.zdnet.com
Eagle Eye History Browser (2017-05-08) www.eagleeyenetworks.com
Tweet: Intel#039;s Management Engine is a secret DRM chip in your CPU. It has security vulns, but no off switch. https://t.co/IDGdpDTY5n (2017-05-09) twitter.com
Keylogger Discovered in HP Audio Driver (2017-05-11) www.pcmag.com
Oakland City Council Committee Advances Measure to Require Transparency and Public Process for Surveillance Tech (2017-05-11) www.eff.org
Keylogger Discovered in Some HP Laptops (2017-05-11) www.darkreading.com
This Is the Secret Court Order That Forced the NSA to Delete the Data It Collected About You (2017-05-11) motherboard.vice.com
Tweet: Municipal reforms seeking transparency and oversight of local police surveillance move forward in Oakland https://t.co/Ulqckf7w67 (2017-05-11) twitter.com
Logitech's cute Wi (2017-06-13) mashable.com
Journalism After Snowden: essays about a free press in a surveillance state (2017-06-13) boingboing.net
Logitech’s Circle 2 is a modular home surveillance tool with Alexa and HomeKit support (2017-06-13) techcrunch.com
'The Brave Little Surveillance Bear' and Other Stories We Tell About Robots Raising Children (2017-06-15) hackeducation.com
Facial recognition is now being used to ID and publicly shame jaywalkers, like you (2017-06-21) mashable.com
Rhode Island bill sees highway surveillance cams ticketing uninsured motorists (2017-06-22) arstechnica.com
Google will stop scanning your Gmail messages to sell targeted ads (2017-06-23) www.theverge.com
Cops Sent Warrant To Facebook To Dig Up Dirt On Woman Whose Boyfriend They Had Just Killed (2017-06-23) www.techdirt.com
Canada: Trump shows us what happens when "good" politicians demand surveillance powers (2017-06-23) boingboing.net
Snapchat maps can figure out what you're doing and it's either cool or creepy (2017-06-27) mashable.com
Australian police blame WannaCry for spoiling 8,000 traffic cam tickets (2017-06-27) www.theverge.com
Detecting riots with Twitter (2017-06-27) thegovlab.org
Spy agencies seek permanent authority for contested surveillance program (2017-06-27) www.washingtonpost.com
Qualcomm's new fingerprint sensors work underwater (2017-06-28) www.engadget.com
This is Nest's most advanced camera yet (GOOG) (2017-06-28) www.businessinsider.com
Now you can quantify your cat’s comings and goings too (2017-06-28) techcrunch.com
This airport is already using facial recognition on U.S. citizens (2017-07-01) mashable.com
The next iPhone reportedly scans your face instead of your finger (2017-07-03) www.engadget.com
This smart wallet has a built (2017-07-05) www.theverge.com
Snoop (2017-07-07) www.snoopapp.co
Goldman Sachs is working on an iPhone app for the masses (GS) (2017-07-09) www.businessinsider.com
Smart speaker calls 911 during domestic dispute, police rescue woman and daughter (2017-07-10) mashable.com
Investigators into mass murder of Mexican student teachers were attacked with NSO's government spyware (2017-07-10) boingboing.net
International Investigatory Group Also Target of Government Spyware (2017-07-10) kasperskycontenthub.com
FBI didn’t need warrant for stingray in attempted murder case, DOJ says (2017-07-12) arstechnica.com
Six major US airports now scan Americans’ faces when they leave country (2017-07-12) arstechnica.com
Face scans for US citizens flying abroad stir privacy issues (2017-07-12) hosted.ap.org
Face scans for US citizens flying abroad stir privacy issues (2017-07-12) hosted.ap.org
US Customs says it can’t search cloud data at the border (2017-07-13) www.theverge.com
Australia plans law to force tech giants to decrypt messages (2017-07-13) hosted.ap.org
US Customs can search phones but not data stored in the cloud (2017-07-13) www.engadget.com
Travelers just won back a bit of their privacy at the border (2017-07-14) www.washingtonpost.com
Border agents can’t lawfully search data stored in the cloud (2017-07-14) techcrunch.com
Customs says it can't search social media of U.S. citizens (2017-07-14) mashable.com
US border agents: We won’t search data “located solely on remote servers” (2017-07-14) arstechnica.com
Spotify Is Watching You (2017-07-17) mashable.com
ISPs barred from telling users they’re under FBI investigation (2017-07-18) www.engadget.com
FBI issues warning to parents about toys spying on their kids (2017-07-18) thenextweb.com
'Enhanced' security screenings begin for travelers flying into the US (2017-07-19) www.engadget.com
D (2017-07-20) techcrunch.com
Clearbit Risk API: Monitor fraudulent sign (2017-07-20) medium.com
Delta passengers can now use their fingerprints as a boarding pass (2017-07-21) www.theverge.com
China forces its Muslim minority to install spyware on their phones (2017-07-21) mashable.com
Delta's new program will let you use your fingerprint to board your plane. But there's a catch. (2017-07-21) mashable.com
A Wisconsin company offers to implant remote (2017-07-24) www.washingtonpost.com
Wisconsin company offers staff implants for keys and passwords (2017-07-24) www.engadget.com
Roomba maker iRobot plans to sell digital maps of your home (2017-07-24) www.engadget.com
Roombas have been busy mapping our homes, and now that data could be up for sale (2017-07-24) www.theverge.com
iRobot CEO says the company won't share your Roomba home mapping data without your OK (2017-07-25) mashable.com
Cyber staff: Wisconsin company offers to microchip employees (2017-07-25) hosted.ap.org
iRobot’s CEO defends Roomba home mapping as privacy concerns arise (2017-07-25) techcrunch.com
Cyber staff: Wisconsin company offers to microchip employees (2017-07-25) hosted.ap.org
This facial recognition system tracks how you’re enjoying a movie (2017-07-25) techcrunch.com
Amazon is thinking about using its delivery drones to scan your house to sell you more stuff (AMZN) (2017-07-26) www.businessinsider.com
Roomba wants to sell the maps of the inside of your home it created while cleaning (2017-07-26) boingboing.net
Logitech Circle 2 is a great surveillance system, but for a price (2017-07-26) techcrunch.com
Senate bill would stop police from obtaining emails and location data without a warrant (2017-07-27) www.theverge.com
Germany’s police don’t need backdoors because they can hack your phone anyway (2017-07-28) thenextweb.com
Face it, AI is better at data (2017-07-28) thenextweb.com
Addressing unjust US surveillance policies (2017-07-30) techcrunch.com
Ring adds three connected Spotlight Cams to its Floodlight Cam lineup (2017-07-31) techcrunch.com
Germany tests facial recognition technology at rail station (2017-08-01) hosted.ap.org
Alexa Hack Allows Continuous Eavesdropping (2017-08-01) www.infosecurity-magazine.com
At a microchip ‘party’ in Wisconsin, some workers get implants — while others worry about hackers and the devil (2017-08-01) www.washingtonpost.com
Telegram builds a direct hotline for authorities, so they can pull down illegal content quickly (2017-08-02) mashable.com
Recognizing celebrities in an image with Sightengine (2017-08-02) medium.com
How the Government Can Collect Your Personal Information Without a Warrant (2017-08-02) www.teenvogue.com
Verizon’s new rewards program lets it track your browsing history (2017-08-02) www.theverge.com
Dictionary.com discreetly updates app permissions to spy on your phone (2017-08-03) thenextweb.com
Federal prosecutor struggles to describe stingray use in attempted murder case (2017-08-03) arstechnica.com
Easily getting a user’s country, currency, timezone or language from their IP address (2017-08-03) medium.com
Surveillance drone to fly at Trump golf course during visit (2017-08-04) hosted.ap.org
Body sensor collects vital data by making you sweat (2017-08-06) www.engadget.com

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