Paid Cerberus 'lifetime' licenses are expiring, customers are mad (Update: Complaints deleted from forum)

Paid Cerberus 'lifetime' licenses are expiring, customers are mad (Update: Complaints deleted from forum)

However, in the publicly visible terms and conditions from October 2011, active when our tipster purchased the service, the company didn't bring up an expiration date at all (it did state the license is "revocable," though).

Victory! EFF Wins Access to License Plate Reader Data to Study How Law Enforcement Uses the Privacy Invasive Technology

Victory! EFF Wins Access to License Plate Reader Data to Study How Law Enforcement Uses the Privacy Invasive Technology

San Francisco—Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Southern California (ACLU SoCal) have reached an agreement with Los Angeles law enforcement agencies under which the police and sheriff’s departments will turn over license plate data they indiscriminately collected on millions of law-abiding drivers in Southern California.

This Company Built a Private Surveillance Network. We Tracked Someone With It

This Company Built a Private Surveillance Network. We Tracked Someone With It

"Because the camera is photographing license plates in public locations visible for all to see, there is no expectation of privacy in the data we collect," the contract and various pieces of DRN marketing material read.

Simple Keyboard

Simple Keyboard

* Enable the Simple Keyboard (you my get a default warning about tracking, don't worry, it can't track what you type due to the lack of Network permission).* Switch to Simple Keyboard from current Input Method (differs between keyboards, usually long-press space).

The fashion line designed to trick surveillance cameras

The fashion line designed to trick surveillance cameras

Automatic license plate readers, which use networked surveillance cameras and simple image recognition to track the movements of cars around a city, may have met their match, in the form of a T-shirt.

The Future of Data Is Licensing

The Future of Data Is Licensing

The restaurant has license to my presence and activity under terms I agree to: Perhaps that my data be anonymized and not sold to third parties, with no facial or biometrics capture allowed.

Govt. Sold Your Driving License Data To Private Companies & Earned Rs 65 Cr

Govt. Sold Your Driving License Data To Private Companies & Earned Rs 65 Cr

of India has not only sold your private data related with driving license and vehicle, but also earned a substantial amount of money. 1 Govt Of India: We Sold Your Driving License Data To Pvt. Firms2 From Where This Data Came From?3 Why Was This Data Sold?4 Is There Any User Consent Here?

Digital license plates now in 3 states, with more on the way

Digital license plates now in 3 states, with more on the way

Reviver CEO Neville Boston with the digital license plate that can be updated wirelessly with registration, Amber Alerts and other information in real time. California is one of three states that have legalized the use of digital license plates, and several more -- like Texas and Florida -- are considering them.

Spanish soccer league’s app caught eavesdropping on users in anti-piracy push

Spanish soccer league’s app caught eavesdropping on users in anti-piracy push

But the app also included a function designed to help the league identify venues that were streaming soccer games without paying the appropriate licensing fees.

Microsoft quietly pulls massive facial-recognition database from internet

Microsoft quietly pulls massive facial-recognition database from internet

The Chinese government used facial recognition software to track and control 11 million Uighurs, a largely Muslim minority, in the country, The New York Times reported in April.

The State Police know every time you drive on or off Cape Cod

The State Police know every time you drive on or off Cape Cod

For more than three years, the Massachusetts State Police have been using cameras to record the license plate number of every vehicle that enters and leaves Cape Cod, building a vast and growing database that now counts more than 100 million trips.

SDPD Quietly Stopped Sharing License Plate Data With the Feds

SDPD Quietly Stopped Sharing License Plate Data With the Feds

Last April, Voice of San Diego revealed that the department was sharing data it collected through a network of cameras that scan license plates and record the date, time and GPS location of the cars that pass them.

Anonymized Data is Not Subject to Privacy Regulations

Anonymized Data is Not Subject to Privacy Regulations

Anonymized Data is Not Subject to Privacy Regulations Data protection authority ruled that anonymizing personal information is sufficient to fulfill GDPR’s ‘right to be forgotten’ Brighter AI Feb 19 Natural License Plate Anonymization by Brighter AI Since the start of EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018, the erasure requirement, also known as the ‘right to be forgotten’ , has been one of the most-debated principles.

Police license plate readers are still exposed on the internet

Police license plate readers are still exposed on the internet

“What we tend to find is that law enforcement will get sold this technology and see it as a one-time investment, but don’t invest in cybersecurity to protect the information or the devices themselves.” Darius Freamon, a security researcher, was one of the first to find police ALPR cameras in 2014 on Shodan, a search engine for exposed databases and devices.

Israel company admits spying on Emir of Qatar

Israel company admits spying on Emir of Qatar

In an interview with Yedioth Ahronoth this weekend , Shalev Hulio admitted that his company’s product was used to spy on Emir Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, as well as Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani. If the image(s) bear our credit, this license also applies to them.

Starting Tomorrow, Smartphones Become Thai Driver’s Licenses

Starting Tomorrow, Smartphones Become Thai Driver’s Licenses

Once it’s installed, drivers can register by email and phone number, then scan the QR code on the back of their physical driver’s license. Those holding cards printed before QR codes were added in September 2017 can contact the department to get their e-licenses.

Clickbox

Clickbox

Source code | License | Issues | Chrome plugin This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Eldridgea/erised: Adblocking DNS-Over-TLS Proxy

Eldridgea/erised: Adblocking DNS-Over-TLS Proxy

ERISED A project to only see what you want to see. This is a project with the goal of blocking unwanted ads, trackers, etc across an entire operating system (web and apps). Note: This currently deploys the Caddy container using a Caddy install using a Personal License.

AusBlock

AusBlock

Block Australian visitors from your website until their laws improve. Branch: master master Branches Tags ${ item.name } Create branch ${ searchTerm } from 'master' ${ noResults } AusBlock HTTPS ZIP TAR.GZ

Feds won’t build license plate database—they just want access to one

Feds won’t build license plate database—they just want access to one

According to a new ad posted Thursday, the agency now wants to "obtain query-based access to a commercially available License Plate Reader (LPR) database."

Google Terms of Service – Privacy & Terms – Google

Google Terms of Service – Privacy & Terms – Google

You can find more information about how Google uses and stores content in the privacy policy or additional terms for particular Services.

Why It’s Important to Secure Your Router with a VPN

Why It’s Important to Secure Your Router with a VPN

A good VPN will allow you to connect to multiple devices (generally 3-5) on a single license. Installing VPN on your router will save you money by allowing you to connect all devices with a single subscription.

Data Driven: Explore how cops are collecting and sharing our travel patterns using automated license plate readers

Data Driven: Explore how cops are collecting and sharing our travel patterns using automated license plate readers

EFF and MuckRock are releasing ALPR records obtained from 200 law enforcement agencies, accounting for more than 2.5 -billion license plate scans in 2016 and 2017 Today we are releasing records obtained from 200 agencies, accounting for more than 2.5 -billion license plate scans in 2016 and 2017.

Bill Search and Legislative Information

Bill Search and Legislative Information

Summary Actions Actions Committee Votes; Committee Votes; Floor Votes; Floor Votes; Memo Memo Text Text LFIN LFIN Chamber Video;/Transcript S09191 Summary: S09191 Summary: S09191 Actions: S09191 Text:

The End of Trust (McSweeney's 54)

The End of Trust (McSweeney's 54)

EFF and McSweeney’s have teamed up to bring you The End of Trust (McSweeney’s 54). The End of Trust is available to download and read right now under a Creative Commons BY-NC-ND license.

Data Driven: Explore How Cops Are Collecting and Sharing Our Travel Patterns Using Automated License Plate Readers

Data Driven: Explore How Cops Are Collecting and Sharing Our Travel Patterns Using Automated License Plate Readers

EFF and MuckRock have filed hundreds of public records requests with law enforcement agencies around the country to reveal how data collected from automated license plate readers (ALPR) is used to track the travel patterns of drivers.

[Money20/20] America May Soon Have a Mobile National ID, with IDEMIA’s Help

[Money20/20] America May Soon Have a Mobile National ID, with IDEMIA’s Help

With Openshaw noting that in the US, drivers’ licenses are essentially “the de facto national ID”, the two IDEMIA execs explained that IDEMIA is currently working with 38 state governments on their drivers’ license programs, and that a significant part of these efforts entails the Mobile Driver License, or MDL, concept.

That sign telling you how fast you’re driving may be spying on you

That sign telling you how fast you’re driving may be spying on you

According to recently released US federal contracting data, the Drug Enforcement Administration will be expanding the footprint of its nationwide surveillance network with the purchase of “multiple” trailer-mounted speed displays “to be retrofitted as mobile LPR [License Plate Reader] platforms.” The DEA is buying them from RU2 Systems Inc., a private Mesa, Arizona company.

The Intel Management Engine: an attack on computer users' freedom — Free Software Foundation — working together for free software

The Intel Management Engine: an attack on computer users' freedom — Free Software Foundation — working together for free software

The Management Engine1 (frequently abbreviated as ME) is a separate computer within Intel computers, which denies users control by forcing them to run nonfree software that cannot be modified or replaced by anyone but Intel.