geolocation

Pentagon bans use of location-tracking tech in operational areas

by Billy Mitchell • 2 years ago

"These geolocation capabilities can expose personal information, locations, routines, and numbers of DoD personnel, and potentially create unintended security consequences and increased risk to the joint force and mission," says the new guidance.

Bills to limit use of ‘stingray’ data are back, with a push from Rep. Chaffetz

by Samantha Ehlinger • 3 years ago

Jason Chaffetz, the influential chairman of a House committee, is again putting his support behind two bipartisan bills that would curb law enforcement's use of mobile-phone data via "stingrays" without a warrant.

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