Private Investigator Nottingham Respond to Mobile Phone Apps Extracting Personal Details Without Letting You Know
(PR Web Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) (PRWEB UK) 21 January 2013
According to a report by Lewis Smith of Mail Online dated 16th Jan 2013 a list of the worst mobile phone apps for extracting personal information has been released by Dr Jason Hong, of the university’s Human-Computer Interaction Institute. Dr Hong and a colleague analysed the 100 most popular Android Apps.
Dr Hong said the following:
'In our work, we also found that people were generally ok with this usage once it was made clear to them.
'In the short-term, the main thrust of our research is to help people understand these kinds of unusual behaviours of apps, as well as increase transparency.
'It's worth pointing out too that a lot of this information seems to be used for advertising rather than malicious purposes (though it obviously depends on your definition of malicious).
Investigations are often carried out by investigators at Private Investigator Nottingham into telephone and computer privacy issues and these include constant sales emails and text messages which are annoying and worrying for clients.
A spokesperson from http://[Private Investigator Nottingham said:
“As usual you need to be careful about what you download onto your phone or computer.”
“We can help you with privacy issues but prevention is much better than cure.”
Private Investigator Nottingham along with their sister company http://[Private Investigators Glasgow is a team of highly trained professional and discreet private investigators and detectives with over 35 years’ experience in the industry. Their understanding and approachable team of male and female detectives are available 24/7 to conduct matrimonial, corporate and private investigations.
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