Do You Know Where You Are?			Your iPhone Does<br />By Russel Gray<br />image by Apple Inc.<br />
The mighty<br />iPhone was first<br />released in June<br />2007<br />image by macroPaple.com<br />
The 4th generation was released in June 2010<br />image by Apple Inc.<br />
Total Sold Worldwide: 108.62 million<br />image by Wiki Commons<br />
Must be safe and secure then right?<br />image by Marco Bellucci<br />
Maybe Not!<br />image by Rajiv Ashrafi<br />
British security researchers have <br />            discovered that your iPhone can <br />                     track and r...
Latitude, longitude<br />and local time are<br />saved in a discrete<br />file on your phone<br />and backed up to <br />y...
What does this mean for you?<br />image by mikecogh<br />
This data used <br />     to only be available <br />            to law enforcement <br />                   under a court...
Now anyone:<br />private detectives<br />jealous spouses<br />stalkers<br />hackers<br />can track your every movement<br ...
Do all smart phones do this?<br />image by digitaltrends.com<br />
  The simple answer:<br />No<br />image by byte<br />Android and <br />  Blackberry along <br />  with all regular cell<br...
Is it accidental?<br />image by Ninja M.<br />
Definitely not!<br />Upgrade your iPhone, or iPad and the data is transferred to your new device<br />
“If the data isn’t required for anything then it shouldn’t store a location. And it doesn’t need to keep an archive on you...
What does Apple do with this data anyway?<br />image by Stewf<br />
Apple refused to comment<br />
Technically Apple can legitimately claim it has permission to collect this data thanks to...<br />
an 86 word paragraph about “Location-based services” at the end of its 15,200 word Terms and Conditions for its i-Tunes pr...
Can you turn it off?<br />
No<br />No option exists that allows you to turn this<br />tracker off<br />image by .schill<br />
Apple refused to comment<br />
Does this tarnish Apple’s shiny reputation?<br />image by confidentjohn<br />
You bet it does.<br />image by netzkobold<br />
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  1. 1. Do You Know Where You Are? Your iPhone Does<br />By Russel Gray<br />image by Apple Inc.<br />
  2. 2. The mighty<br />iPhone was first<br />released in June<br />2007<br />image by macroPaple.com<br />
  3. 3. The 4th generation was released in June 2010<br />image by Apple Inc.<br />
  4. 4. Total Sold Worldwide: 108.62 million<br />image by Wiki Commons<br />
  5. 5. Must be safe and secure then right?<br />image by Marco Bellucci<br />
  6. 6. Maybe Not!<br />image by Rajiv Ashrafi<br />
  7. 7. British security researchers have <br /> discovered that your iPhone can <br /> track and record where you <br /> are and when your there<br />image by NASA<br />
  8. 8. Latitude, longitude<br />and local time are<br />saved in a discrete<br />file on your phone<br />and backed up to <br />your computer during<br />a sync<br />image by dephwynd<br />
  9. 9. What does this mean for you?<br />image by mikecogh<br />
  10. 10. This data used <br /> to only be available <br /> to law enforcement <br /> under a court order<br />image by Gamma Man<br />
  11. 11. Now anyone:<br />private detectives<br />jealous spouses<br />stalkers<br />hackers<br />can track your every movement<br />image by ariarman.blogspot.com<br />
  12. 12. Do all smart phones do this?<br />image by digitaltrends.com<br />
  13. 13. The simple answer:<br />No<br />image by byte<br />Android and <br /> Blackberry along <br /> with all regular cell<br /> phones don’t have <br /> this coding<br />image by technokitten<br />
  14. 14. Is it accidental?<br />image by Ninja M.<br />
  15. 15. Definitely not!<br />Upgrade your iPhone, or iPad and the data is transferred to your new device<br />
  16. 16. “If the data isn’t required for anything then it shouldn’t store a location. And it doesn’t need to keep an archive on your machine of where you have been” <br /> – Graham Cluley,<br /> digital security<br /> expert<br />image by businesscomputingworld.co.uk<br />
  17. 17. What does Apple do with this data anyway?<br />image by Stewf<br />
  18. 18. Apple refused to comment<br />
  19. 19. Technically Apple can legitimately claim it has permission to collect this data thanks to...<br />
  20. 20. an 86 word paragraph about “Location-based services” at the end of its 15,200 word Terms and Conditions for its i-Tunes program.<br />”Apple and our partners and licensees may collect, use, and share precise location data, including the real-time geographic location of your Apple computer or device. This location data is collected anonymously in a form that does not personally identify you and is used by Apple and our partners and licensees to provide and improve location-based products and services. For example, we may share geographic location with application providers when you opt in to their location services.” - Apple<br />
  21. 21. Can you turn it off?<br />
  22. 22. No<br />No option exists that allows you to turn this<br />tracker off<br />image by .schill<br />
  23. 23. Apple refused to comment<br />
  24. 24. Does this tarnish Apple’s shiny reputation?<br />image by confidentjohn<br />
  25. 25. You bet it does.<br />image by netzkobold<br />

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