FBI used Hacking Team services to unmask Tor user

    Date15 Jul 2015
    CategoryGovernment
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    The FBI communicated with Hacking Team over the possible use of surveillance tools to track down a Tor-using target, emails reveal. As discovered by Hacker News, the cache of emails belonging to Hacker Team but now hosted on Wikileaks reveals a number of interesting conversations allegedly between the FBI and surveillance company. Hacking Team is a company which specializes in providing surveillance tools to law enforcement, government agencies and intelligence services across the globe.
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