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!)
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.
- MAC address
- Wi-Fi scan