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Spyware tracking under the radar

Spire, Spirethoughts, Spyware, Tracking, Radar, Data security, Privacy, Growth, Software

Spire, Spirethoughts, Spyware, Tracking, Radar, Data security, Privacy, Growth, Software

The U.S. has seen a massive growth in sales of “off-the-shelf” software to trace an individual’s every move based on the microwaves emitted by their mobile phones. This opens the door to privacy and personal data security issues.

The fear of being watched has been expressed by 80% of Americans. The growth in consumer spyware looks set to continue over the next year and it is unclear how it can be controlled.

A bill has been introduced in the US Congress requiring a warrant to track mobiles phones.

Should a global legal framework be introduced to track consumer spyware?

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Spire Research and Consulting was established in 2000 to address a gap in the research and consulting industry in global emerging markets. Unlike most agencies that focus on traditional consumer research, our founders saw a profound need for holistic research projects.

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