Friday, November 25, 2011

Carrier IQ : a threat for everyone who uses a mobile phone - how your phone helps to spy on you !

Privacy concerns : everyone must read this article as it explains in great details how much of our behavior is spied through our phones by Carrier IQ solution (Carrier IQ Tries to Censor Research With Baseless Legal Threat)

Other links to have the full story on this topic :
- Trevor Eckhart researchs : Android Security Test
- XDA-developers analysis : The Rootkit Of All Evil – CIQ
- analysis : How much of your phone is yours?
- XDA-developers analysis of the implications of the threat that is Carrier IQ More on Carrier IQ

And one more in french : Carrier IQ : le rootkit qui sait tout ce que vous faites sur votre téléphone

1 comment:

a2b said...

EFF Releases IQIQ to Decode Carrier IQ Profiles : « He then created IQIQ–a clever title, providing a watching-the-Watchmen sort of commentary–to allow anyone to decode the Carrier IQ Profile active on their phone. The EFF hopes to create a Carrier IQ Profile database to force transparency when it comes to information collected from mobile devices. »