Data sharing practices of medicines related apps and the mobile ecosystem: traffic, content, and network analysis – The BMJ

Abstract Objectives To investigate whether and how user data are shared by top rated medicines related mobile applications (apps) and to characterise privacy risks to app users, both clinicians and consumers. Design Traffic, content, and network analysis. Setting Top rated medicines related apps for the Android mobile platform available in the Medical store category of Google Play in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, and Australia. Participants 24 of 821 apps identified by an app store crawling program. Included apps pertained to medicines information, dispensing, administration, prescribing, or use, and were interactive. Interventions Laboratory based traffic analysis of each app ...

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