Jul 282010
 
 July 28, 2010  Business, Surveillance

Jordan Robertson of the Associated Press reports:

Your smart phone applications are watching you – much more closely than you might like.

Lookout Inc., a mobile-phone security firm, scanned nearly 300,000 free applications for Apple Inc.’s iPhone and phones built around Google Inc.’s Android software. It found that many of them secretly pull sensitive data off users’ phones and ship them off to third parties without notification.

Read more on Forbes.

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