TMobile Sues Cell Phone Record Diggers

Wireless provider T-Mobile on Monday sued the owners of several Web sites that have built a business around selling anyone's wireless phone records. The move comes just days after Congressional lawmakers introduced several bills to explicitly make the practice a federal crime.

The lawsuit, filed in King County Superior Court in T-Mobile's back yard of Bellevue, Wash., targets 1st Source Information Specialists Inc. and Data Find Solutions, which according to the complaint operated, and, either separately or jointly. Security Fix - Brian Krebs on Computer and Internet Security - (

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