Tag: Privacy

  • 2022 Week 38 – Phone Phreaking

    2022 Week 38 – Phone Phreaking

    Last week I stumbled upon an old article on Altas Obscura, initially published in 2018, that brought back some fond memories. What if I told you that once upon a time (the late 60’s), you could take a cheap plastic whistle that you dug out of a box of Captain Crunch and blow it into…

  • First it Was Cell Phones, Now This?

    First it Was Cell Phones, Now This?

      U.S. Postal Service Logging All Mail for Law Enforcement [Link to NY Times article] Cell phones are tracked, Internet usage is tracked, Cars are tracked, now we find out Snail Mail is tracked… ┬áThese must be some unbelievably big databases and data centers to store this kind of information. Guess it’s time for me…