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Sunday, October 3, 2010

Caution When Crossing Borders

never knew about this one -

Amplify’d from
That's because
Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agents can seize and copy the contents
of any electronic device you carry across a U.S. border. That includes
your laptop, your cell phone, your USB flash drives, your digital
camera, etc. Agents don't need probable cause or even reasonable
suspicion to conduct a search of your electronic data – just
"gimme." They can copy the data for investigative purposes
and then use that information against you in a subsequent criminal

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