IMSI catcher

Canada Spy Agency Suspends Use of Cellphone Tracking Machines

The Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) has admitted using controversial cellphone surveillance technology both with and without warrant in recent years. But it has now suspended this and is reviewing its use of IMSI catchers, mobile device (MDIs) and cell-site simulators, the phenomenon that captured CBC's attention and triggered the investigation. IMSI catchers mimic a...

Someone is Spying on Cellphones Around Parliament Hill: CBC

Someone is tracking and spying on cellphones in the area around Parliament Hill, reports CBC News. A month-long investigation by the news outlet was able to confirm the presence of IMSI catcher devices, which have been used by the Canadian police and security authorities, foreign intelligence and organized crime. But the investigation wasn't able to...