[sf-lug] Fwd: Re:Researcher involved with Noisebridge detained at U.S. border, questioned about Wikileaks
andrewevansc at gmail.com
Tue Aug 10 21:37:03 PDT 2010
Seriously, we need to share this kind of knowledge with one another because
that's just the coolest thing ever. No more tickets is like heaven.
On Mon, Aug 2, 2010 at 10:35 PM, Bobbie Sellers <bliss at sfo.com> wrote:
> 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
> -------- Original Message --------
> 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.
> very interesting
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