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    DUTCH VanATL Member

    Be careful of what kind of actions you take on the Vivid. It has the CarrierIQ Spyware installed; and every single thing you do, including keystrokes, texts, emails, phone calls, etc, is recorded and can be seen. I will not do any banking or other financial business on this device!

    If you're not familiar with CarrierIQ Spyware and its ramifications, do a Google. There are already a bunch of Class Action Lawsuits about this very serious breech of confidentiality, privacy and security.

  2. RoboMonkey

    RoboMonkey Well-Known Member

  3. woodsytattooman

    woodsytattooman Well-Known Member

    This has been going on for years my friend.This company was founded in 2005 so its too late to be worried now.But i agree it shouldn't be on our phones.

    DUTCH VanATL Member

  5. RoboMonkey

    RoboMonkey Well-Known Member

    Nope. Doesn't matter. I just don't care.

    I wonder if Google, Yahoo, or ATT can track everything I do in their systems.
    I also wonder if Microsoft might have programs that dial home, or maybe if iTunes knows what I do. Better yet is my PVR dialing home to say what I've been watching, how many times I've paused, skipped commercials, or switched channels.

    God maybe I should just unplug and put up a wire cage around my house.
  6. cajuncartfan

    cajuncartfan Active Member

    Cell companies have been tracking us for years among other things that track our actions. It's part of the way things are now.
  7. woodsytattooman

    woodsytattooman Well-Known Member


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