Researchers Find, Decode Spy Tools Govs Use to Hijack Phones

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Researchers Find, Decode Spy Tools Govs Use to Hijack Phones

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http://www.wired.com/2014/06/remote-con ... rveillance
They allow, for example, for covert collection of emails, text messages, call history and address books, and they can be used to log keystrokes and obtain search history data. They can take screenshots, record audio from the phones to monitor calls or ambient conversations, hijack the phone’s camera to snap pictures or piggyback on the phone’s GPS system to monitor the user’s location.
So... if you had a few hundred phones ... all in one location ... ?
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