[sf-lug] Fwd: Re:Researcher involved with Noisebridge detained at U.S. border, questioned about Wikileaks
bliss at sfo.com
Mon Aug 2 22:35:19 PDT 2010
Quoting from the article"Appelbaum is a hacker and security researcher
who co-founded the Noisebrigge hacker space in
San Francisco's Mission district. He's also worked to bypass the
security <http://news.cnet.com/8301-1009_3-10300233-83.html> of "smart"
parking meters, unearth flaws in Web
security certificates, and discover a novel way to bypass hard drive
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Subject: Re: [ Researcher detained at U.S. border, questioned about
Date: Mon, 2 Aug 2010 21:39:45 -0700
From: Alan Crandall <snip>
On Mon, Aug 2, 2010 at 8:42 PM, Odd H. Sandvik<snipped> wrote:
> "Appelbaum, a U.S. citizen, was taken into a room, frisked and his bag
> was searched. Receipts from his bag were photocopied and his laptop was
> inspected but it's not clear in what manner, the sources said. Officials
> from the Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the U.S. Army then told
> him he was not under arrest but was being detained, the sources said.
> They asked questions about Wikileaks, asked for his opinions about the
> wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and asked where Wikileaks founder Julian
> Assange is, but he declined to comment without a lawyer present,
> according to the sources. He was not permitted to make a phone call,
> they said."
Obamas' SS at work
and we thought he was going to save us ! :(
if you bought it
a truck driver brought it
End of forwarded post.
Gonna look at Tor.
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