Data Piracy in Action

Leo Privacy Guard threat report whitepaper

Last month we posted that we had discovered some unusual activity by Leo Privacy Guard. Today, we are releasing a Threat Report detailing the information that this app collects about users and sends to a server in Singapore.
The information taken includes sensitive identifying details such as the IMEI, a unique phone identifier, and IMSI, which identifies […]

By |September 9th, 2015|

Spotify: Sign Away Broad Privacy Rights Or Don’t Use Our Service

A lot has been written about how Spotify is changing its EULA, and we at SpyAware have certainly seen it taking a huge amount of information.

See what Spotify is up to on Your Android Phone
SpyAware watches Spotify data as it moves in and out of your Android phone. The screenshot at right shows that, within […]

By |August 22nd, 2015|

Data Piracy in Action? Leo Privacy Guard

Welcome to our new “Data Piracy in Action” blog series where we will highlight suspicious data activities and seek answers from apps that take information from people’s phones.
Our first data piracy question goes to Leo Privacy Guard. We have noticed Leo Privacy Guard, a security product in the Google Play store, is accessing location information […]

By |July 31st, 2015|