Are mobile Apps becoming too intrusive? - Daily Nation
In Summary
  • It has now become common to download one mobile application or another from your App or Play store.
  • The challenge, however, is that most of these mobile applications do require your consent in order to access a broad range of your personal data before they get installed on your mobile handset.
  • Do an audit on your current mobile Apps to see which ones are accessing which private data on your phone and review if this is really necessary.
  • Those mobile Apps maybe be having a field day accessing every little corner of your life and laughing all the way to the bank - without your consent or knowledge.
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In Summary
  • It has now become common to download one mobile application or another from your App or Play store.
  • The challenge, however, is that most of these mobile applications do require your consent in order to access a broad range of your personal data before they get installed on your mobile handset.
  • Do an audit on your current mobile Apps to see which ones are accessing which private data on your phone and review if this is really necessary.
  • Those mobile Apps maybe be having a field day accessing every little corner of your life and laughing all the way to the bank - without your consent or knowledge.
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In Summary
  • It has now become common to download one mobile application or another from your App or Play store.
  • The challenge, however, is that most of these mobile applications do require your consent in order to access a broad range of your personal data before they get installed on your mobile handset.
  • Do an audit on your current mobile Apps to see which ones are accessing which private data on your phone and review if this is really necessary.
  • Those mobile Apps maybe be having a field day accessing every little corner of your life and laughing all the way to the bank - without your consent or knowledge.
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