IRS Uses Cellphone Location Data To Find Suspects
The new program shows how anonymized information sold by marketers is increasingly being used by law enforcement to identify suspects. IRS Uses Cellphone Location Data To Find Suspects
The Internal Revenue Service attempted to identify and track potential criminal suspects by purchasing access to a commercial database that records the locations of millions of American cellphones.
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The IRS Criminal Investigation unit, or IRS CI, had a subscription to access the data in 2017 and 2018, and the way it used the data was revealed last week in a briefing by IRS CI officials to Sen. Ron Wyden’s (D., Ore.) office. The briefing was described to The Wall Street Journal by an aide to the senator.
IRS CI officials told Mr. Wyden’s office that their lawyers had given verbal approval for the use of the database, which is sold by a Virginia-based government contractor called Venntel Inc. Venntel obtains anonymized location data from the marketing industry and resells it to governments. IRS CI added that it let its Venntel subscription lapse after it failed to locate any targets of interest during the year it paid for the service, according to Mr. Wyden’s aide.
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Justin Cole, a spokesman for IRS CI, said it entered into a “limited contract with Venntel to test their services against the law enforcement requirements of our agency.” IRS CI pursues the most serious and flagrant violations of tax law, and it said it used the Venntel database in “significant money-laundering, cyber, drug and organized-crime cases.”
The episode demonstrates a growing law enforcement interest in reams of anonymized cellphone movement data collected by the marketing industry. Government entities can try to use the data to identify individuals—which in many cases isn’t difficult with such databases.
It also shows that data from the marketing industry can be used as an alternative to obtaining data from cellphone carriers, a process that requires a court order. Until 2018, prosecutors needed “reasonable grounds” to seek cell tower records from a carrier. In June 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court strengthened the requirement to show probable cause a crime has been committed before such data can be obtained from carriers.
Location, Location, Location
Cell phones give off two different kinds of location data—cell tower data, which is collected by phone companies, and GPS data, which is mostly collected by apps running on the phone. Law enforcement authorities typically need a warrant to obtain cell tower data but can buy GPS data that is available through marketing firms.
But because marketing data doesn’t include names and cellphone numbers, attorneys at numerous government agencies have concluded the court decision doesn’t apply.
“The tool provided information as to where a phone with an anonymized identifier (created by Venntel) is located at different times,“ Mr. Cole said. ”For example, if we know that a suspicious ATM deposit was made at a specific time and at a specific location, and we have one or more other data points for the same scheme, we can cross reference the data from each event to see if one or more devices were present at multiple transactions. This would then allow us to identify the device used by a potential suspect and attempt to follow that particular movement.”
IRS CI “attempted to use Venntel data to look for location records for mobile devices that were consistently present during multiple financial transactions related to an alleged crime,” Mr. Cole said. He said that the tool could be used to track an individual criminal suspect once one was identified but said that it didn’t do so because the tool produced no leads.
Venntel is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Dulles, Va.-based Gravy Analytics Inc., a company that works with some of America’s largest corporations on marketing and advertising campaigns using location records from millions of cellphones. Venntel said its data is sourced only from apps, not the mobile carriers.
“The data that Venntel uses is pseudonymized. Due to the confidential nature of our clients’ businesses and/or missions, we are not able to comment further,” Venntel President Chris Gildea said in an email.
Governments’ use of purchased location data has exploded in recent months, as officials around the world have sought insights on how people are moving around during the Covid-19 pandemic. In general, governments have assured their citizens that any location data collected by the marketing industry and used by public health entities is anonymous.
But the movements of a phone give strong clues to its ownership—for example, where the phone is located during the evenings and overnight is likely where the phone owner lives. The identity of the phone’s owner can further be corroborated if their workplace, place of worship, therapist’s office or other information about their real-world activities are known to investigators.
“The IRS appears to be one of a growing number of federal agencies that are buying Americans’ private data as part of an end-run around the Fourth Amendment,” which protects against unreasonable search and seizure, Mr. Wyden said.
“There are clear rules against tracking Americans’ phones without court oversight and buying data from Venntel and other shady data brokers shouldn’t amount to a free pass to violate our civil liberties,” Mr. Wyden said.
Location data is typically drawn from ordinary cellphone apps, including those for games, weather and e-commerce, for which the user has granted permission to log the phone’s location, though sometimes location data firms get anonymized data from cellphone carriers or collect a user’s location from Bluetooth beacons located in stores and other physical locations.
Venntel’s data is drawn from the robust ecosystem of advertising companies that collect location data from consumer cellphones and make it available for purchase on an opaque marketplace of brokers who deal in huge amounts of bulk cellphone movement data.
Many purchasers of the bulk data are advertisers trying to target customers or companies trying to understand more about their customer base. Some Wall Street firms use mobile location data to help guide investment decisions. But a small number of firms in this marketing ecosystem have started selling that location data to the U.S. government.
The Journal reported in February that Department of Homeland Security agencies were buying Venntel subscriptions for immigration enforcement purposes—to detect the presence of underground border tunnels or other sites of illicit crossings. The department said at the time that the data didn’t include “the individual user’s identity.”
Federal contracting records show IRS CI paid approximately $20,000 for access to the Venntel platform—roughly the cost of a single login to the service, according to documents reviewed by the Journal.
The Journal reviewed one marketing database similar to the kind used by Venntel. In many cases, the data is precise enough to clearly identify the home address of the phone’s user, which can then be cross-checked against public databases showing property ownership records or rental address history.
“What happens any time you have location on for any purpose to any website or app—you’re giving them permission to collect that GPS data. And they are not restricted by law by what they can do with it,” said Mark Rasch, a lawyer at Kohrman Jackson & Krantz who specializes in privacy issues.
“Even if it’s anonymous…it might be quite revealing,” he said.
Two Ways to Locate a Cellphone
There are two main ways to determine a cellphone’s location.
The first uses three or more cell towers to estimate it; that data is generally maintained by phone carriers.
The other way relies on the Global Positioning System (GPS), a network of orbiting satellites that helps digital devices orient themselves. Makers of apps that deliver services based on a phone’s location—such as mapping, weather and games—collect the satellite-derived coordinates.
The FCC estimates that cellphone tower data is accurate to within three fourths of a square mile of a phone’s location, whereas GPS data is generally accurate within 16 feet, though buildings, bridges and other obstacles can degrade accuracy.
GPS data is typically collected anonymously by the app makers, meaning no names or phone numbers are attached. Users are generally represented only by an alphanumeric string called the Identifier for Advertisers (IDFA) on iPhones and the Android Advertising ID (AAID) on phones running Google operating systems.
Cell tower data kept by the carrier is associated with phone numbers and account holders. However, some carriers strip out those numbers and sell the data to marketers—meaning that some location data brokers can also sometimes obtain anonymized cell tower data to supplement their trove of GPS data. Venntel said its data is sourced only from apps, not the mobile carriers.
Cell tower data—long used in criminal investigations—was at issue in the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case Carpenter v. U.S., where the court ruled in 2018 that a warrant was required to access historical location data from cellphone carriers.
“Whether the Government employs its own surveillance technology…or leverages the technology of a wireless carrier, we hold that an individual maintains a legitimate expectation of privacy in the record of his physical movements,” a majority of the court held in Carpenter.
But the court didn’t address GPS data—more precise, more widely collected, and sold in bulk by the marketing industry. Because it doesn’t contain consumers’ names or phone numbers, many government lawyers have concluded that the decision doesn’t apply.
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Internal Revenue Service criminal unit was using data to try to identify phones present at scene of crimes.
The inspector general who oversees the Internal Revenue Service said he would open a review into the legal basis for the agency’s use of a commercial tool that allows the warrantless surveillance of mobile phones.
In a letter to Capitol Hill shared with The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday, Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration J. Russel George said he was examining the agency’s use of software sold by Venntel Inc., a data company that caters to government clients in the intelligence, military and law enforcement space.
The investigation came at the request of Sens. Ron Wyden (D, Ore.) and Elizabeth Warren (D, Mass.), who wrote to the inspector general last month raising concerns that the warrantless surveillance of mobile phones might violate the holding in a landmark 2018 Supreme Court case that requires law enforcement to obtain a warrant to track mobile phones of suspects. Mr. Wyden is leading an investigation into the use of cellphone location data for domestic surveillance.
“We are going to conduct a review of this matter and we are in the process of contacting the CI division about this review,” Mr. George wrote to the senators. A spokesman for the inspector general didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.
The IRS Criminal Investigation unit, or IRS CI, had a subscription to access Venntel’s data in 2017 and 2018, and unsuccessfully attempted to use the data to try to identify mobile devices that were present at the scene of a crime, the Journal has reported. The unit stopped using the service after it failed to generate any investigative leads.
“CI takes the privacy of citizens very seriously and follows all laws and regulations surrounding that privacy while administering the very important law-enforcement mission of protecting our nation’s tax system,’ said a spokesman for IRS CI.
Venntel didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.
The use of a tool that collects the location records of millions of U.S. cellphones has raised privacy and civil liberties concerns about the bulk collection of Americans’ personal data and its use by law enforcement.
Venntel has contracts with several components of the Department of Homeland Security, and numerous other specialized brokers sell similar data to a range of federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies.
Brokers like Venntel obtain mobile phone location data from the marketing industry and sell access to it to government agencies through its software platform. The data is drawn from ordinary cellphone apps that record location information to serve targeted advertisements.
Typically, the phones’ owners aren’t identified in these data sets—users are instead represented by an alphanumeric string. However, the real-world movements of the phone often give clues to its ownership. For example, where a phone is located during the evening and overnight hours is usually where its owner lives, allowing analysts and investigators to identify the owner.
Marketing data has a tremendous amount of surveillance potential. The Journal reported that a group of academics could track the movements of Russian military officers using a commercial platform similar to Venntel. In addition, Venntel’s tool has been used to identify and track suspects unlawfully crossing the U.S. border.
The National Security Agency warned in an August bulletin to government personnel that location services on cellphones should be sharply limited or disabled whenever possible.
“Location data can be extremely valuable and must be protected. It can reveal details about the number of users in a location, user and supply movements, daily routines (user and organizational), and can expose otherwise unknown associations between users and locations,” the bulletin warned.
The use of such data also raises novel legal questions that have yet to be addressed by the courts.
At issue is a 2018 Supreme Court ruling in Carpenter v. United States saying that geographic location data drawn from cellphones in the U.S. is a specially protected class of information because it reveals so much about Americans’ personal lives.
The court put limits on law enforcement’s ability to obtain such data directly from cellphone carriers without court supervision.
But the data used by Venntel comes not from mobile carriers but from marketing companies that collect it through software applications.
Marketing data is widely purchased within the commercial world, and government lawyers contend that they are buying a commercial product on the open market just like the thousands of marketing companies, investment firms and other commercial entities that routinely use such data.
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Fed Chair Says Agency Monitoring Crypto But Not Developing Its Own (#GotBitcoin?)
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Mystery 94K BTC Transaction Becomes Richest Non-Exchange Address (#GotBitcoin?)
A Crypto Fix For A Broken International Monetary System (#GotBitcoin?)
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Waves Platform And The Abyss To Jointly Launch Blockchain-Based Games Marketplace (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitmain Ramps Up Power And Efficiency With New Bitcoin Mining Machine (#GotBitcoin?)
Ledger Live Now Supports Over 1,250 Ethereum-Based ERC-20 Tokens (#GotBitcoin?)
Miss Finland: Bitcoin’s Risk Keeps Most Women Away From Cryptocurrency (#GotBitcoin?)
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Ledger Live Now Supports Over 1,250 Ethereum-Based ERC-20 Tokens (#GotBitcoin?)
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Crypto Insurance Market To Grow, Lloyd’s Of London And Aon To Lead (#GotBitcoin?)
No ‘AltSeason’ Until Bitcoin Breaks $20K, Says Hedge Fund Manager (#GotBitcoin?)
NSA Working To Develop Quantum-Resistant Cryptocurrency: Report (#GotBitcoin?)
Custody Provider Legacy Trust Launches Crypto Pension Plan (#GotBitcoin?)
Vaneck, SolidX To Offer Limited Bitcoin ETF For Institutions Via Exemption (#GotBitcoin?)
Russell Okung: From NFL Superstar To Bitcoin Educator In 2 Years (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Miners Made $14 Billion To Date Securing The Network (#GotBitcoin?)
Why Does Amazon Want To Hire Blockchain Experts For Its Ads Division?
Argentina’s Economy Is In A Technical Default (#GotBitcoin?)
Blockchain-Based Fractional Ownership Used To Sell High-End Art (#GotBitcoin?)
Portugal Tax Authority: Bitcoin Trading And Payments Are Tax-Free (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin ‘Failed Safe Haven Test’ After 7% Drop, Peter Schiff Gloats (#GotBitcoin?)
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Bitcoin Realized Market Cap Hits $100 Billion For The First Time (#GotBitcoin?)
Stablecoins Begin To Look Beyond The Dollar (#GotBitcoin?)
Bank Of England Governor: Libra-Like Currency Could Replace US Dollar (#GotBitcoin?)
Binance Reveals ‘Venus’ — Its Own Project To Rival Facebook’s Libra (#GotBitcoin?)
The Real Benefits Of Blockchain Are Here. They’re Being Ignored (#GotBitcoin?)
CommBank Develops Blockchain Market To Boost Biodiversity (#GotBitcoin?)
SEC Approves Blockchain Tech Startup Securitize To Record Stock Transfers (#GotBitcoin?)
SegWit Creator Introduces New Language For Bitcoin Smart Contracts (#GotBitcoin?)
You Can Now Earn Bitcoin Rewards For Postmates Purchases (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Price ‘Will Struggle’ In Big Financial Crisis, Says Investor (#GotBitcoin?)
Fidelity Charitable Received Over $100M In Crypto Donations Since 2015 (#GotBitcoin?)
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Just The Existence Of Bitcoin Impacts Monetary Policy (#GotBitcoin?)
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IRS To Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, Or Else!
Coinbase Accidentally Saves Unencrypted Passwords Of 3,420 Customers (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Is A ‘Chaos Hedge, Or Schmuck Insurance‘ (#GotBitcoin?)
Bakkt Announces September 23 Launch Of Futures And Custody
Coinbase CEO: Institutions Depositing $200-400M Into Crypto Per Week (#GotBitcoin?)
Researchers Find Monero Mining Malware That Hides From Task Manager (#GotBitcoin?)
Crypto Dusting Attack Affects Nearly 300,000 Addresses (#GotBitcoin?)
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SEC Guidance Gives Ammo To Lawsuit Claiming XRP Is Unregistered Security (#GotBitcoin?)
15 Countries To Develop Crypto Transaction Tracking System: Report (#GotBitcoin?)
US Department Of Commerce Offering 6-Figure Salary To Crypto Expert (#GotBitcoin?)
Mastercard Is Building A Team To Develop Crypto, Wallet Projects (#GotBitcoin?)
Canadian Bitcoin Educator Scams The Scammer And Donates Proceeds (#GotBitcoin?)
Amazon Wants To Build A Blockchain For Ads, New Job Listing Shows (#GotBitcoin?)
Shield Bitcoin Wallets From Theft Via Time Delay (#GotBitcoin?)
Blockstream Launches Bitcoin Mining Farm With Fidelity As Early Customer (#GotBitcoin?)
Commerzbank Tests Blockchain Machine To Machine Payments With Daimler (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin’s Historical Returns Look Very Attractive As Online Banks Lower Payouts On Savings Accounts (#GotBitcoin?)
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Bitcoin’s Computing Power Sets Record As Over 100K New Miners Go Online (#GotBitcoin?)
Walmart Coin And Libra Perform Major Public Relations For Bitcoin (#GotBitcoin?)
Judge Says Buying Bitcoin Via Credit Card Not Necessarily A Cash Advance (#GotBitcoin?)
Poll: If You’re A Stockowner Or Crypto-Currency Holder. What Will You Do When The Recession Comes?
1 In 5 Crypto Holders Are Women, New Report Reveals (#GotBitcoin?)
Beating Bakkt, Ledgerx Is First To Launch ‘Physical’ Bitcoin Futures In Us (#GotBitcoin?)
Facebook Warns Investors That Libra Stablecoin May Never Launch (#GotBitcoin?)
Government Money Printing Is ‘Rocket Fuel’ For Bitcoin (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin-Friendly Square Cash App Stock Price Up 56% In 2019 (#GotBitcoin?)
Safeway Shoppers Can Now Get Bitcoin Back As Change At 894 US Stores (#GotBitcoin?)
TD Ameritrade CEO: There’s ‘Heightened Interest Again’ With Bitcoin (#GotBitcoin?)
Venezuela Sets New Bitcoin Volume Record Thanks To 10,000,000% Inflation (#GotBitcoin?)
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China’s Schizophrenic Relationship With Bitcoin (#GotBitcoin?)
More Companies Build Products Around Crypto Hardware Wallets (#GotBitcoin?)
Bakkt Is Scheduled To Start Testing Its Bitcoin Futures Contracts Today (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Network Now 8 Times More Powerful Than It Was At $20K Price (#GotBitcoin?)
Crypto Exchange BitMEX Under Investigation By CFTC: Bloomberg (#GotBitcoin?)
“Bitcoin An ‘Unstoppable Force,” Says US Congressman At Crypto Hearing (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Network Is Moving $3 Billion Daily, Up 210% Since April (#GotBitcoin?)
Cryptocurrency Startups Get Partial Green Light From Washington
Fundstrat’s Tom Lee: Bitcoin Pullback Is Healthy, Fewer Searches Аre Good (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Lightning Nodes Are Snatching Funds From Bad Actors (#GotBitcoin?)
The Provident Bank Now Offers Deposit Services For Crypto-Related Entities (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Could Help Stop News Censorship From Space (#GotBitcoin?)
US Sanctions On Iran Crypto Mining — Inevitable Or Impossible? (#GotBitcoin?)
US Lawmaker Reintroduces ‘Safe Harbor’ Crypto Tax Bill In Congress (#GotBitcoin?)
EU Central Bank Won’t Add Bitcoin To Reserves — Says It’s Not A Currency (#GotBitcoin?)
The Miami Dolphins Now Accept Bitcoin And Litecoin Crypt-Currency Payments (#GotBitcoin?)
Trump Bashes Bitcoin And Alt-Right Is Mad As Hell (#GotBitcoin?)
Goldman Sachs Ramps Up Development Of New Secret Crypto Project (#GotBitcoin?)
Blockchain And AI Bond, Explained (#GotBitcoin?)
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XRP Is The Worst Performing Major Crypto Of 2019 (GotBitcoin?)
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Lawmakers Push For New Bitcoin Rules (#GotBitcoin?)
Facebook’s Libra Is Bad For African Americans (#GotBitcoin?)
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Canadian Startup Wants To Upgrade Millions Of ATMs To Sell Bitcoin (#GotBitcoin?)
Trump Says US ‘Should Match’ China’s Money Printing Game (#GotBitcoin?)
Casa Launches Lightning Node Mobile App For Bitcoin Newbies (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Rally Fuels Market In Crypto Derivatives (#GotBitcoin?)
World’s First Zero-Fiat ‘Bitcoin Bond’ Now Available On Bloomberg Terminal (#GotBitcoin?)
Buying Bitcoin Has Been Profitable 98.2% Of The Days Since Creation (#GotBitcoin?)
Another Crypto Exchange Receives License For Crypto Futures
From ‘Ponzi’ To ‘We’re Working On It’ — BIS Chief Reverses Stance On Crypto (#GotBitcoin?)
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This Fund Is Riding Bitcoin To Top (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin’s Surge Leaves Smaller Digital Currencies In The Dust (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Exchange Hits $1 Trillion In Trading Volume (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Breaks $200 Billion Market Cap For The First Time In 17 Months (#GotBitcoin?)
You Can Now Make State Tax Payments In Bitcoin (#GotBitcoin?)
Religious Organizations Make Ideal Places To Mine Bitcoin (#GotBitcoin?)
Goldman Sacs And JP Morgan Chase Finally Concede To Crypto-Currencies (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Heading For Fifth Month Of Gains Despite Price Correction (#GotBitcoin?)
Breez Reveals Lightning-Powered Bitcoin Payments App For IPhone (#GotBitcoin?)
Big Four Auditing Firm PwC Releases Cryptocurrency Auditing Software (#GotBitcoin?)
Amazon-Owned Twitch Quietly Brings Back Bitcoin Payments (#GotBitcoin?)
JPMorgan Will Pilot ‘JPM Coin’ Stablecoin By End Of 2019: Report (#GotBitcoin?)
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Samourai Wallet Releases Privacy-Enhancing CoinJoin Feature (#GotBitcoin?)
There Are Now More Than 5,000 Bitcoin ATMs Around The World (#GotBitcoin?)
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North America’s Largest Solar Bitcoin Mining Farm Coming To California (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin On Track For Best Second Quarter Price Gain On Record (#GotBitcoin?)
Bitcoin Hash Rate Climbs To New Record High Boosting Network Security (#GotBitcoin?)
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