What Your Android Phone Is Sending Out Without Encryption

Start capturing traffic from Android phones, and you'll learn something about security. Google encrypts Gmail requests, but not Calendar. Twitter's semi-secure, Facebook not at all. And some apps capture GPS locations for no good reason. [Freedom to Tinker]


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    So, it's not Android at all, it's the apps installed on your phone..? The same can be said about your desktop, tablet, WiFi enabled TV...
    What exactly was the point of this article?

    Thanks Lifehacker for the link. I was actually thinking to write this question in Ask LH (about facebook and twitter apps on my Android).

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