Will Carrier IQ's software make your phone vulnerable to hackers?

Got a smartphone? Then Carrier IQ's software may be logging everything you do on it. Better start praying it won't get hacked.

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Privacy advocates have been waiting for a worst case scenario to demonstrate the dangers inherent in cell phone tracking. I think they just found it.

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