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by Adam Ostrow, mashable.com
We know that the wireless carriers have a lot of information about us. But what exactly do they know, and does that data create an enormous privacy risk? According to two experts who have dug deeply into this issue, the answer is a resounding yes.
Christopher Soghoian, who is slated to join the ACLU as its Principle Technologist later this year, believes that the wireless carriers haven’t done nearly enough to close security gaps that make your phone calls, text messages and data available to anyone with relatively unsophisticated surveillance equipment.