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 August 31, 2016  Business, Surveillance, U.S.  Add comments

Andrew Couts reports:

The light surrounding you this very second may be used to expose how much money you make, where you live, when you’re home, and much more.

That’s the big takeaway from a new analysis of ambient light sensors by Lukasz Olejnik, a London-based security and privacy consultant and a researcher at University College London. He warns that the data created by device light sensors may betray user privacy far more than anyone previously imagined.

Read more on the Daily Dot.

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