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Wednesday, January 29, 2014

This will make you Angry: #NSA, #GCHQ Using Data From 'Leaky' Smartphone Apps like #AngryBirds to Spy on YOU

Angry Birds
Angry Birds (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
"Golden Nuggets" to gather data include Google Maps, Angry Birds, uploading photos to social media sites

As part of their arsenal of spying tools, the National Security Agency and its British counterpart, the GCHQ, are sucking up personal data leaked from smartphone apps, according to documents provided by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.

The newest global surveillance revelations made possible by Snowden were published Monday in a partnership of the Guardian, the New York Times and ProPublica| Common Dreams



Also read:

NSA using 'leaky apps' like Angry Birds, Google Maps to siphon user data | Security & Privacy - CNET News
According to the latest documents from Edward Snowden, the NSA and its British
counterpart see smartphones and the data being pulled from popular apps
as a "golden nugget" of spy resources.
How 'leaky' smartphone apps are sending your data to the NSA - Telegraph

Apps Have Been Leaking "Golden Nuggets" of Personal Info to the NSA
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