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Moscow Metro says new tracking system is to find stolen phones; no one believes them

Publisher: 
Ars Technica
Publication date: 
29-Jul-2013
Author(s): 
Cyrus Farivar
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“Many surveillance technologies are created and deployed with legitimate aims in mind, however the deploying of IMSI catchers sniffing mobile phones en masse is neither proportionate nor necessary for the stated aims of identifying stolen phones,” Eric King of Privacy International told Ars.

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