this is something to think about before buying a used phone or “refurbished” phone…i will stick with new phones

When film student Anthony van der Meer’s phone was stolen he quickly realized just how much personal information and data the thief had instantly obtained. So Anthony decided to let another phone get stolen. Only this time the phone was pre-programmed with a secret app that could monitor everything being done with it. According…

via This Guy Secretly Rigged a Phone and Made a Short Film About the Person Who Stole It — TwistedSifter