Tracking people by their mobile phones


"The Italian police were able to keep tabs on him despite the fact that he changed his SIM card along the way. This is because the phone identifies itself in two ways when it connects to the mobile phone network."

More informatuion on mobile phones and privacy here.

1 comment:

Mr. H.K. said...

Sooooooooooo Big Brother.

But kinda cool, too...

But too scary.

Somebody will invent a scrambler or somethiing...

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