• Your Cell Phone Carrier Is Selling Your Real-Time Location Data to Third Parties

    5 monthes ago - By Privacy Online

    All major cell phone carriers collect and sell their customers' real-time location data to third-party advertisers, information disclosed in a recent court case has revealed. Krebs On Security even discovered that LocationS
    According to AndroidCentral , the case hearkens back to 2014 when a sheriff in Missouri began using a prison telecommunications service called “Securus” to track the location of a local judge and members of the state's highway patrol.
    Securus is used by prison officers to manage calls made to inmates, and the system also allows officers to identify the location of any...
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