Powered down phones - Tracking ?

Discussion in 'privacy general' started by CloneRanger, Nov 13, 2013.

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  1. CloneRanger

    CloneRanger Registered Member

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    http://www.infowars.com/nokia-and-samsung-say-they-cant-track-powered-down-phones-despite-nsa-claims
     
  2. PaulyDefran

    PaulyDefran Registered Member

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    The baseband has it's own OS. There's a recent article on it somwhere (Schneier?). No idea if it sips power even if the primary OS is off. They need to contact Qualcom and get a response.

    Edit: Found it:

    -http://www.osnews.com/story/27416/The_second_operating_system_hiding_in_every_mobile_phone-
     
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