Texts Claim Hack of Encrypted Phone Company Used by Hitmen

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  1. mood

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    Texts Claim Hack of Encrypted Phone Company Used by Hitmen
    Messages allegedly sent to Encrochat users warned of a law enforcement takeover
    June 19, 2020
    https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/z3emm3/encrochat-encro-hacked-encrypted-phones
     
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    Encrypted Phone Network Says It's Shutting Down After Police Hack
    June 22, 2020
    https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/5dz9qx/encrochat-hacked-shutting-down-encrypted-phone
     
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    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-53263310
     
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    How Police Secretly Took Over a Global Phone Network for Organized Crime
    July 2, 2020
    https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/3aza95/how-police-took-over-encrochat-hacked
     
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    Europol Press Release - 2 July 2020
    Dismantling of an encrypted network sends shockwaves through organised crime groups across Europe
    https://www.europol.europa.eu/newsr...-through-organised-crime-groups-across-europe

    It's a long article. Read more there.
     
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    I wish they had left the black text like they had at the beginning of the article and not changed it to 'eye strain grey'
    I stopped reading after a while because of that.
     
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    European Police Malware Could Harvest GPS, Messages, Passwords, More
    A document obtained by Motherboard provides more detail on the malware law enforcement deployed against Encrochat devices
    September 15, 2020
    https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/k7qjkn/encrochat-hack-gps-messages-passwords-data
     
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    EncroChat hack evidence wasn't obtained illegally, High Court of England and Wales rules – trial judges will decide whether to admit it
    November 13, 2020
    https://www.theregister.com/2020/11/13/encrochat_hack_judicial_review_judgment/
     
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    Fifth Northern Ireland arrest in NCA Encrochat drug investigation
    November 26, 2020
    https://www.nationalcrimeagency.gov...nd-arrest-in-nca-encrochat-drug-investigation
     
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    31 people sentenced to 366 years in prison in first year after Encrochat platform taken down
    July 1, 2021
    https://www.merseyside.police.uk/ne...year-after-encrochat-platform-was-taken-down/
     
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