Are you playing games, checking-in or downloading apps? Beware! Most, if not all, of your data is being collected and access is being granted to areas that you may consider private.
While most people don’t know what happens to their personal data online and some notions of privacy may be shifting, average Internet users still care enormously about digital privacy – Jon Leibowitz, Federal Trade Commission Chairman
In fact, this graphic reveals that:
- 81% of mobile users think safeguarding their personal information is important
- 76% of mobile users said they are very selective about who they give their information
- 92% are concerned about applications collecting their personal information without their consent
As social and mobile technology continue to grow and the amount of information people reveal about themselves increases, consumer privacy has become a major concern. The growth of mobile apps, in particular, has raised concerns about mobile security and…
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