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Privacy by Design Permission System for Mobile Applications

Abstract : The Privacy by Design concept proposes to integrate the respect of user privacy into systems managing user data from the design stage. This concept has increased in popularity and the European Union (EU) is enforcing it with a Data Protection Directive. Mobile applications have emerged onto the market and the current law and future directive is applicable to all mobile applications designed for EU users. By now it has been shown that mobile applications do not suit the Privacy by Design concept and lack for transparency, consent and security. The actual permission systems is judged as unclear for users. In this paper, we introduce a novel permission model suitable for mobile application that respects Privacy by Design. We show that such adapted permission system can improve the transparency and consent but also the security of mobile applications. Finally, we propose an example of the use of our system on mobile application.
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  • HAL Id : hal-02274625, version 1




Karina Sokolova, Marc Lemercier, Jean-Baptiste Boisseau. Privacy by Design Permission System for Mobile Applications. PATTERNS 2014, The Sixth International Conferences on Pervasive Patterns and Applications, May 2014, Venice, Italy. ⟨hal-02274625⟩



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