IT Security

Edward Snowden Designs a Device to Warn If Your Iphone’s Radios Are Snitching

Edward Snowden and the well-known hardware hacker Andrew “Bunnie” Huang plan to present designs for a device that wires into your Iphone to monitor the electrical signals sent to its internal antennas.  According to Snowden and Huang, the purpose of this add-on device, is to offer a constant check on whether your phone’s radios are transmitting.  Both men are hoping they can create something that offers strong privacy guarantees to smartphone owners who need to shield their phones from government funded adversaries with advanced hacking and surveillance capabilities. For the full article, click here