WiFi Sniffing: Consumers Deserve to Know the Risks

WiFi is quickly becoming a standard feature on cell phones today, but with that technology comes the potential for privacy issues.  Imagine if, with just one simple unprotected number, you could track a person’s near every move, know the places they frequent, and see where they live? Google has made it possible. With a predicted […]

“Street View” Snooping?

37 State Attorney Generals are investigating Google in connection with its Street View, suggesting the possibility that, without permission, Google collected private and personal information on American consumers.  In a letter announcing the investigation, the Connecticut Attorney General asks some probing question about how Google collected its information and provides insight into the direction of the investigation.  Among several issues, the investigation is looking into whether Google collected personal consumer […]