Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Wiretapped Street Lamps (Turkey)

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/n.php?n=the-gossip-of-wiretapping-created-paranoia-in-batman-2011-03-08

Hurriyet Daily News [Turkey]
8 March 2011

Wiretap panic a false alarm in southeastern Turkey

ISTANBUL - Vatan

A plan to install flood-prevention sensors in southeastern Turkey has prompted a panic among local residents, who became convinced that the devices in street lamps and on roofs would actually wiretap the entire city. [...]