DescriptionCarrier IQ will collect user data in background without any notification. It may leak user's privacy. Now, Anti-Carrier IQ is coming, it will scan you phone whether or not it contains Carrier IQ. If the phone contains, Anti-Carrier IQ will prevent Carrier IQ from sending the user data by killing the process.
How to keep your privacy?
If your phone contains Carrier IQ, Anti-Carrier IQ will find it. But it can not remove Carrier IQ. Because Carrier IQ software is deeply integrated with handset firmware, users would be required to attain special device privileges in order to remove it. Side effects of this process have the potential to put users at further risk of malware infection while making devices ineligible to receive firmware updates in the future. If you are sure you know what you are doing and would like to remove Carrier IQ software from your phone, there are a number of guides available online.
Unlike other Carrier IQ dectctor, Anti-Carrier IQ will stop the process of Carrier IQ when it is sending user information. In this way, your privacy will be safe.
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