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Hackers reverse engineer Trojan used by German Police

Hackers reverse engineer Trojan used by German Police

European hacking group Chaos Computer Club claims to have  successfully reverse engineered samples of German Police's lawful intercept malware, known as Quellen-TKÜ, finding that besides eavesdropping on Skype conversations it is also capturing screenshots and logging keystrokes.

Google abandons Street View in Germany

Google has stopped sending out its Street View cars in Germany. Although a German court recently ruled that photography in streets is perfectly legal, and thus Google is allowed to continue updating its Street View service, the company has decided…