FTC Taking Preemptive Action on Apps with Privacy Concerns

by Michael Levanduski
Share ! tweet The US FTC has just announced that it will be notifying developers of Android apps when they are using software that is potentially infringing on privacy rights. The software, SilverPush, is an advertising framework that has the FTC concerned that it can take control of the device’s microphone and use it to listen in for background noise such as TV shows.Read the full article