Chinese phone comes pre-loaded with spyware, report says

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    Stacie Lposted 2 years ago

    BERLIN (AP) — A German security firm has said that a cheap brand of Chinese-made smartphone comes pre-installed with espionage software.

    G Data Software said it ordered a Star N9500 handset from an online retailer last month and found malicious code hidden deep in the device's proprietary software.

    I'm wondering if they all have some type of spyware now...making me paranoid. hmm … 7IQWA.cspx