On the iPhone side, of course, there's the JailbreakMe tool, which unlocks the device's operating system in a way that could potentially be .
On the Android side, it's been the case of the data-accessing wallpaper apps--which, it turns out, to put users at risk after all.
Transmission security, meanwhile, has given the its own share of the limelight in data-monitoring nations.
1. Application Permissions