513.FACEBOOK APP SPIES

513.YES WE KNOW THAT FACEBOOK SPIES ON IT'S MEMBERS BUT THIS SPYING TAKES IT TO A WHOLE NEW LEVEL WITH IT'S EVIL APP!

 

This was from the Huffington Post blog.


http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sam-fiorella/the-insidiousness-of-face_b_4365645.html

 

If you're one of those 1,000,000,000

people who have downloaded this app,

take a moment to read the following.

 

*Allows the app to change the state of

network connectivity.

 

*Allows the app to call phone numbers with out

your intervention. This may result in unexpected

charges or calls. Malicious apps may cost you

money by making calls without your confirmation.

 

*Allows the app to send SMS messages. This may

result in unexpected charges. Malicious apps

may cost you money by sending messages

without your confirmation.

 

*Allows the app to record audio with microphone.

This permission allows the app to record audio at

any time without your confirmation.

 

*Allows the app to take pictures and videos with t

he camera. This permission allows the app to

use the camera at any time without your confirmation.

 

*Allows the app to read you phone's call log,

including data about incoming and outgoing calls.

This permission allows apps to save your call log data,

and malicious apps may share call log data without

your knowledge.

 

*Allows the app to read data about your contacts

stored on your phone, including the frequency with

which you've called, emailed, or communicated

in other ways with specific individuals.

 

*Allows the app to read personal profile information

stored on your device, such as your name and

contact information. This means the app can identify

you and may send your profile information to others.

 

*Allows the app to access the phone features of

the device. This permission allows the app to determine

the phone number and device IDs, whether a call is active,

and the remote number connected by a call.

 

*Allows the app to get a list of accounts known by the

phone. This may include any accounts created by

applications you have installed.