At Laptop-Spying School MacBook Use Was Mandatory, Tampering Grounds…

Details continue to trickle out about Lower Merion School District, their MacBook loan program, and the unsavory security practices they used to keep those computers safe. The latest: the school-supplied MacBooks were required for classes and students could not use their own personal machines in their place. Worse yet, … » 2/23/10 3:39pm 2/23/10 3:39pm

Laptop-Spying School Accessed Webcams 42 Times; FBI Begins…

Surely by now you've heard about the high school student suing Philadelphia's Lower Merion School District for remotely accessing his webcam. And maybe you read the Superintendent's response and thought, "well, maybe this whole business is getting blown out of proportion." It isn't. » 2/20/10 5:29pm 2/20/10 5:29pm