APD #OpWardrive Open Records Update

[caption id="attachment_620" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Official seal of the Office of the Attorney General of Texas"][/caption] In late September, the Austin Police Department (APD) aimed to identify open residential wireless access points around the city and educate their owners about the risks of providing free Internet access. The initiative, dubbed Operation Wardrive, was announced by an…

Successful inquiry into #OpWardrive

[caption id="attachment_582" align="alignright" width="150" caption="The Joy of Tech #354 - They always dreamed of having a home in the range"][/caption] On Wednesday September 21st, EFF Austin [ @EFFaustin ] was notified about the Austin Police Department’s (APD) Digital Analysis Response Team’s [ DART, @APDDART ] “Operation Wardrive” [ #OpWardrive ] via the KVUE [ @KVUE…