How a Hacker Proved Cops Used a Secret Government Phone Tracker to Find Him And how it might change what cops can do with our smartphones. By CYRUS FARIVAR June 03, 2018 https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2018/06/03/cyrus-farivar-book-excerpt-stingray-218588 Evidence of cell phone eavesdropping devices found near White House, other 'sensitive' DC sites by Homeland Security The Department of Homeland Security found evidence of cellphone tracking devices around the White House and other "potentially sensitive" areas in Washington, D.C., last year. Such devices are known to be used by foreign spy agencies, and, Local Law Enforcement. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., called on phone companies and the Federal Communications Commission to strengthen cell phone security. Dan Mangan | @_DanMangan Published 4:12 PM ET Fri, 1 June 2018 Updated 7:32 PM ET Fri, 1 June 2018 https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/01/evidence-of-cell-phone-tracking-found-near-white-house.html Stingray phone stalker tech used near White House, SS7 abused to steal US citizens' data – just Friday things Second worst stingray attack in history (RIP Steve Irwin) By Shaun Nichols in San Francisco 1 Jun 2018 at 20:38 https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/06/01/wyden_ss7_stingray_fcc_homeland_security/ FBI would rather prosecutors drop cases than disclose stingray details New documents released by NYCLU shed light on Erie County's use of spying tool. CYRUS FARIVAR - 4/7/2015, 2:35 PM https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy...rs-drop-cases-than-disclose-stingray-details/ The Secret Stingray Case You Need To Know About The Big Picture RT Published on Apr 22, 2015 Shahid Buttar, Bill of Rights Defense Committee (BORDC) joins Thom. All across America - law enforcement agencies are using a special technology to collect information from your cell phones. What is Stingray technology - how is it used - and why is everyone trying to keep it a secret?