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Angry Birds Maker Denies Knowingly Sending User Data to Spy Agencies

Maximum PC: Several news agencies on Monday reported that the National Security Agency and its U.K. counterpart (Britain's Government Communications Headquarters) have been working together to collect data from dozens of so-called "leaky" smartphone apps, including Rovio's popular Angry Birds game. Top secret documents claim these apps transmit all kinds of user information over the web, which spy agencies scoop up and store. Having been called out specifically by several reports, Rovio issued a statement denying it collaborates with any spying organization.

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UltimateMaster1396d ago

I doubt it's just Angry Birds.
There are back doors made specifically for them.