Starbucks got into and out of privacy trouble in over the past week.
The brouhaha started when a US security researcher publicly reported a rather serious data leakage problem in the Starbucks iOS mobile app...
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EPIC's filed a complaint with the FTC over the app, a permissions-hungry little beast that wants to know who we're talking to and forces us to hype Jay-Z's latest album on Twitter or Facebook if we want to get song lyrics.
A warning spreads on Facebook about "Talking Angela", an app that gives your children some animated cat chat.
Malheureusement, it's all too simple for people to share warnings - rather than check if the facts are true.
To help you better safeguard your Android phone and tablet, Sophos just published Sophos Mobile Security for Android in Google Play. Oh, and it's free!
Be careful what applications you install on your computing devices - even if they come from Apple's iPhone/iPad App Store.