Protect My Privacy

iOS App Privacy Protection

iubenda blog
August 1, 2013

Study Shows Many iPhone Apps Defy Apple’s Privacy Advice
June 25, 2013
"Researchers say that over a third of iPhone apps still access a device’s unique identifier."

UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering: Almost Half of Mobile Apps Access Privacy-sensitive Data on iOS devices, Computer Scientists Find
June 19, 2013
"Almost half of the mobile apps running on Apple’s iOS operating system access the unique identifier of the devices where they’re downloaded, computer scientists at the University of California, San Diego, have found."

Network World: iPhone Jailbreak: 5 Apps to Control your Privacy
February 23, 2012
"Protect My Privacy prevents any app from grabbing your contacts, location and your device's unique identifier information. Instead of blocking the information, however, PMP will supply an app with fake information to prevent it from crashing. You can even specify a phony location for any app that wants your current locale, but doesn't necessarily need it. PMP was developed by two professors at the University of California San Diego. PMP is free and works with iOS 4.0 or higher."