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Feds bust Chinese corporate spy ring

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Feds bust Chinese corporate spy ring. Federal officials busted seven people involved in corporate espionage for a Chinese company, the Justice Department announced Wednesday. The seven people identified are accused of conspiring to steal trade secrets pertaining to a product called “syntactic foam,” which can be used for an array of purposes ranging from stealth technology to oil exploration. Federal …

Corporate spying costs billions, can it be stopped?

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The American Greed Report: Corporate spying costs billions, can it be stopped?     Hotel giant Hilton wanted to develop an all-new luxury hotel chain called Denizen to satisfy a growing market for high-end accommodations. Its competitor Starwood thought Denizen seemed very similar to its successful W chain. Too similar. And in 2009 Starwood Hotels & Resorts filed a corporate …

Keylogger Found in Audio Driver of HP Laptops

Keylogger Found in Audio Driver of HP Laptops

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Keylogger Found in Audio Driver of HP Laptops. The audio driver installed on some HP laptops includes a feature that could best be described as a keylogger, which records all the user’s keystrokes and saves the information to a local file, accessible to anyone or any third-party software or malware that knows where to look. Swiss cyber-security firm modzero discovered …

Soldier faces charges after recording device found

Soldier faces charges after recording device found

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Soldier faces charges after recording device found.  Recordings on the devices included video of a sexual assault against a Canadian Forces member at the base in Esquimalt OTTAWA – A Canadian Forces corporal is facing charges including sexual assault, voyeurism and possession of child pornography. In a news release, the military says the investigation started when a hidden recording device …

Bose Headphones Eavesdrop

Bose Sued For ‘Eavesdropping’ On Headphone Users

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Bose Headphones Eavesdrop on Listeners: Lawsuit. Bose Corp spies on its wireless headphone customers by using an app that tracks the music, podcasts and other audio they listen to, and violates their privacy rights by selling the information without permission, a lawsuit charged. The complaint filed on Tuesday by Kyle Zak in federal court in Chicago seeks an injunction to …

KHL coaches find listening device hidden in room after playoff game

Listening Device found at KHL – St Petersburg, Russia

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KHL coaches find listening device hidden in room after playoff game. In the most delightfully cliché scandal in recent hockey history, coaches from a Russian hockey team found a spy device hidden in their room. According to Sport-Express, a listening device was allegedly discovered by coaches from Metallurg Magnitogorsk inside their coaches’ room at Ice Palace in Saint Petersburg. Metallurg …

DUP’s Peter Robinson swept office for hidden bugs and believed spooks were listening to phone calls

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DUP’s Peter Robinson swept office for hidden bugs and believed spooks were listening to phone calls.   Peter Robinson in his office back in 1980   Former DUP leader Peter Robinson was so concerned that British intelligence was spying on him that he bought equipment to sweep his offices for listening devices, according to a well-placed unionist source. The insider …

No proof of Trump Tower Bugging

FBI Chief confirms no proof of Trump Tower bugging

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FBI chief confirms Russia election probe, says no proof of Trump Tower bugging. “The department has no information that supports those tweets,” the FBI director said of Trump’s accusation that former President Barack Obama bugged his New York offices. James Comey, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, responds to a question during testimony on Russia’s involvement in the 2016 …