Protection of personal data on smartphones: French opinion 2012-2014

This graph illustrates the opinion of the French on the confidentiality of personal data on their smartphone in 2012 and 2014. It can be seen that nearly 40% of respondents in 2012 were certain that some software installed on mobile phones could transmit automatically at any time. information to a third party without being informed.

In your opinion, can software installed on mobile phones transmit information at any time without the user being notified? *

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Release date

November 2014



Survey time period

June 2012 ; June 2014

Number of respondents

2,200 respondents

Age group

12 years old and over

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* The question was formulated by the source as follows: "According to you, some software installed on mobile phones can transmit information (address book, location, incoming or outgoing calls ...) at any time without the user be warned?

The missing percentage points to 100 correspond to people who answered "do not know. "

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