Privacy and Mobile Device Apps

Original release date: July 9, 2019<br/><h1>What are the risks associated with mobile device apps?</h1> <p>Applications (apps) on your smartphone or other mobile devices can be convenient tools to access the news, get directions, pick up a ride share, or play games. But these tools can also put your privacy at risk. When you download an app, it may ask for permission to access personal information—such as email contacts, calendar inputs, call logs, and location data—from your device. Apps may gather...