Ready-to-wear Counter-surveillance Gear

In a surveillance society, stealth clothing is no longer the stuff of sci-fi shows or the preferred apparel of the cartoonishly paranoid. You may find the idea of wearing Google Glass on your face while strolling the streets preposterous. And you may find it unsettling that Google’s face-worn camera continues to contribute to a surveillance […]

Harris Stingray

StingRay Technology StingRay is an IMSI-catcher (International Mobile Subscriber Identity) designed and commercialized by the Harris Corporation. The cellular-surveillance system costs as much as $400,000 in the basic configuration, and its price varies with add-ons ordered by the agency. The IMSI-catcher is a surveillance solution used by military and intelligence agencies for telephone eavesdropping. It […]

Equipment List

Our growing list of IMSI Catcher equipment. Let us know on Twitter (@imsicatchers) if there’s any we’ve missed. Brand Origin 3G 4G CDMA Thuraya Iridium Web Septier Israel Yes Yes – – – Piranha Israel Yes Yes – – – PKI Germany Yes Yes – – – Ability Israel Yes – Yes […]

Wikipedia – Stingray

The StingRay is an IMSI-catcher (International Mobile Subscriber Identity), a controversial cellular phone surveillance device, manufactured by the Harris Corporation.¬†Initially developed for the military and intelligence community, the StingRay and similar Harris devices are in widespread use by local and state law enforcement agencies across the United States and possibly covertly in the United Kingdom. […]