Are iOS apps accessing your private data? Almost half of the mobile apps running on Apple's iOS operating system access the unique identifier of the devices where they're downloaded, at least according to computer scientists at the University of California, San Diego. read more
June 21, 2013 - TG Daily
Check out this new unique device — it’s pretty cool stuff I have a UDID. It’s not what you think. UDID stands for unique device identifier. Every iPhone and iPad has its own set of numbers which will allow app designers to track usage. Folks, it’s a brave new world.
June 21, 2013 - Mississippi Business Journal
App to protect private data on iOS devices finds almost half of other apps access private data Almost half of the mobile apps running on Apple's iOS operating system access the unique identifier of the devices where they're downloaded, computer scientists have found. In addition, more than 13 percent access the devices' location and more than 6 percent the address book. The researchers developed a new app that detects what data the other apps running on an iOS device are trying to access.
June 20, 2013 - Science Daily
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