Shopping centre uses mobile phone data to "monitor visitor levels"
chris-ukcrypto at lists.skipnote.org
Wed Aug 24 16:38:30 BST 2011
On Wed, 24 Aug 2011, James Firth wrote:
| Reading the blurb from Path Intelligence it reads to me on first scan as
| though some kind of signature is being cribbed from the subscriber-base
| station comms.
| I can't see how this can legally be done without the consent of the
| network operator
For 2G, this bit isn't encrypted, so can be sniffed.
The specific data gathered (TIMSI) clearly *not* *content*, so not
interception under RIPA, if that's what you're thinking of.
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