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Adams, A. A. Possessing Mobile Devices. IEEE Security and Privacy Magazine. ISSN 1540-7993 (In Press)

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    Smartphones and tablet computers have an ownership model more akin to that of games consoles such as the Sony PlayStation than the PC. Given the ubiquity of these devices and their very broad capabilities and usage, this leaves users vulnerable to significant security and privacy violations. Rather than users possessing these devices, the devices are possessed by multiple third parties, to the detriment of users' rights.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Android, iOS, security, privacy, ownership, ethics
    Subjects: Mathematical and Computer Sciences > Others in Mathematical and Computing Sciences > Mathematical and Computing Sciences not elsewhere classified
    Divisions: UNSPECIFIED
    Depositing User: Dr Andrew Adams
    Date Deposited: 23 Oct 2015 07:20
    Last Modified: 23 Oct 2015 07:20
    URI: http://opendepot.org/id/eprint/2662

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