Study Reveals a Confused View of Mobile Phone Privacy and Security
Posted in: Mobile & Wireless at 03/08/2012 18:23
Smartphones store a wealth of valuable personal data -- photos, videos, e-mail, texts, app data, GPS locations, and Web browsing habits -- that is increasingly falling into the hands of advertisers, app makers, law enforcement, and crooks.
A survey published recently by the University of California, Berkeley, law researchers suggests there is a significant disconnect between many people's perception of the security and privacy of data on their smartphones, and the reality.
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