Reply to post: Re: no excuse....

Hey, what's Mandarin for 'WTF is going on?' Nokia phones caught spewing device IDs to China, software blunder blamed

bombastic bob Silver badge
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Re: no excuse....

so here's the scenario:

a) (alleged) China requirement, make phones 'phone home' in plain text

b) tracking sniffers everywhere

c) plain text makes it easier for the tracking sniffers to track you

there ya go!

icon because it smells like a gummint conspiracy

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