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Here is a problem with the new smart phones. It seems like everyone I know who has one is always busy downloading new cell phone apps. Most never read the terms of service (some of which are as long as 25 pages) or they would never let these applications on their phones.
Something as simple as a flashlight application brings with it spyware. Take a look at the following interview with Gary Miliefsky the CEO of Snoopwall. He has researched the top 10 flashlight applications currently being downloaded in this country. All 10 had spyware on them. Your information is being sent to unknown parties in one of three countries, China, India or Russia. …Read More...