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Did you want some government spyware with that app store purchase?

Hot on the heels of all the other Snowden revelations, we find that in 2012, various members of the 5-Eyes consortium (the Intelligence agencies from USA, UK, Canada, Australia & New Zealand) had discovered that the Android-based UC Browser, which was particularly popular in China and India, leaked a wealth of detail regarding the smartphone's user. Enough information was leaked that a smart operator was able to collect information on as many users as they wanted.

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