Apple’s anti-snitching technology could frustrate police

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Apple wants to use encryptions to make “stingray” phone spying tools obsolete. The move is likely to be controversial because while these are used by criminals they are also employed by police. Stingrays 101 A stingray — also called an IMSI catcher — pretends to be a cell tower. These devices trick a target’s phone […]

(via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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