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18 Abril, 2018, 03:44 | Author: Misty Newman
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Researchers discovered that almost 50% the apps aren't now carrying &ldquo strategies to protect the confidentiality, security, and integrity of personal information.

Apps primarily developed for families and children have to participate in the program.

Researchers also found that 28% of the tested apps accessed sensitive data protected by Android permissions and 73% transmitted sensitive data over the Internet.

The International Computer Science Institute has been looking into the privacy controls on Android, especially the many, many third-party apps Google allows onto its operating system. More than 1,100 kids's apps collect identifying advice from kiddies having tracking software whose terms of assistance prohibit their usage for kids&rsquo.

Remember, VidMate is not available from the Google Play Store.

Egelman said, "If a robot can click-through their consent screen, which caused the sharing of data, children that do not understand what they are agreeing to can do the same".

The report lists a number of likely violators, including "NFL Emojis" and "BookMyne".

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This is also far from being the only case to have been a violation of Coppa, The Verge reports.

The study's results are of concern for parents who think their children's data is protected, but in reality is not.

"Although we can not know the true number of children's apps in the Play Store, we believe that our results are representative, given that the apps that we examined represent the most popular free ones", the study, first spotted by Engadget, concluded.

They added that it would not be hard for Google to augment their research to detect the apps and the developers that may be violating child privacy laws.

The researcher's automated tool could offer the means to do this, but we suspect that there will be more data collection issues in a similar vein before Google works out a way to tackle such challenges. Still, most of those apps "either do not make use of these options" or use them incorrectly. You should set up the app so that the app will automatically update when developers release a new version. Developers are required to only use that ID as a way to track data on users. Finally, regulators can use it to detect deceptive and suspicious activities in the marketplace as part of investigations.

Ron Amadeo from ArsTechnica was successful in spotting the changes in the design of the Android P, as Google removed the original screenshot that showed the layout of buttons.

Google did not respond to The Daily Caller News Foundation's request for comment in time of publication.


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