Day: March 7, 2019

Here’s why the US is terrified of one Chinese company controlling the world’s 5G networks

Here’s why the US is terrified of one Chinese company controlling the world’s 5G networks

Shona Ghosh | Business Insider | Source URL US lobbying against Chinese firm Huawei, one of the biggest phone makers and telecommunications kit providers in the world, hit a new level this week during the phone industry’s big annual conference. Around 100,000 technology vendors, carriers, and device makers head to […]

Stalkers and Debt Collectors Impersonate Cops to Trick Big Telecom Into Giving Them Cell Phone Location Data

Stalkers and Debt Collectors Impersonate Cops to Trick Big Telecom Into Giving Them Cell Phone Location Data

Motherboard – Vice | Source URL In several cases, a stalker impersonated a US Marshal and reported a fake kidnapping in order to get telecom companies to give them real-time cell phone location data. Motherboard previously reported that AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint have been selling their customers’ real-time location data, […]