Category Archives: Mobile

A Look at FreedomPop and Verizon Wireless

In March 2016, Verizon Wireless was fined $1.4 million by the FCC for embedding a ‘supercookie’ into its mobile internet traffic before seeking the consent of its customers. Immediately after the identification of a customer through ads from Verizon, the supercookie was downloaded into their devices. This was after Verizon blocked its customers’ ability to […]