The Web's Sixth Sense: A Study of Scripts Accessing Smartphone Sensors
ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, pp. 1515-1532, 2018.
We present the first large-scale measurement of smartphone sensor API usage and stateless tracking on the mobile web. We extend the OpenWPM web privacy measurement tool to develop OpenWPM-Mobile, adding the ability to emulate plausible sensor values for different smartphone sensors such as motion, orientation, proximity and light. Using O...More
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