INRIA-Eurecom research work reported the InMobi abuse in 2014, the FTC settles in 2016 | INRIA

FTC InMobi settlement: INRIA-Eurecom research work reported the abuse in 2014; Jagdish Prasad ACHARA; In Their Blog; 2017-08-23.

tl;dr → his research documented the practice; his work caused the sanction of InMobi by the FTC (busted!)

Original Sources

Jagdish Prasad Achara, Aurélien Francillon;  WifiLeaks: Underestimated Privacy Implications of the ACCESS_WIFI_STATE Android Permission; In WiSec’14, 2014-07-23→2017-07-25; 6 pages.

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