In first, U.S. judge throws out cell phone ‘stingray’ evidence

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans For the first time, a federal judge has suppressed evidence obtained without a warrant by U.S. law enforcement using a stingray, a surveillance device that can trick suspects’ cell phones into revealing their locations. U.S. District Judge William Pauley in Manhattan…

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A Judge Just Made It Harder for the FBI to Use Hacking

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A judge has thrown out evidence obtained by the FBI via hacking, after the agency refused to provide the full code it used in the hack. The decision is a symptom of the FBI using investigative techniques that are usually reserved…

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Ukrainian hacker pleads guilty before U.S. judge in insider-trading case

A 28-year-old Ukrainian hacker pleaded guilty Monday, May 16, 2016, to taking part in a long-running international scheme in which yet-to-be published financial news releases were stolen and the information used in illegal trading that generated an alleged $30 million in profits, according to philly.com, a Philadelphia news portal. The…

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