android invasion of privacy
- 09-30-2010, 01:49 PM #2
Can't wait for that TaintDroid app to hit the market.
When it does there will be firestorm against some app developers. It would be wise for them to rush out "bug fix" releases to remove these practices before it gets real easy for users to detect.
Can you spell "Class Action" ?
- 09-30-2010, 02:19 PM #3
I want a firewall application. I want to control what goes to where.
I want the ability to block information if I so choose. Can I have that? ii
If it needs root that is fine since I did! iiSystems Analyst by trade, drummer by desire and music lover by birth.
A self proclaimed geek and gadget nut. ii <--Drum sticks
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- 10-01-2010, 07:20 AM #9
- 10-01-2010, 07:55 AM #10
fwiw, this study was just released showing that tons of iPhone apps are up to shenanigans as well: iPhone Applications & Privacy Issues: An Analysis of Application Transmission of iPhone Unique Device Identifiers (UDIDs) - pskl.us
Just in case you need fodder for arguments with iPhone users after they get their hands on this android article
- 10-01-2010, 11:47 AM #11
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