21 Aug 2018, 23:38

audible needs too many permissions on Android app
23:38 Tuesday 21 August 2018 JST

Audible requests too many permissions on Android Audible app.

Why do you need my identity? My contacts? My microphone? My call information?

  • Identity Uses one or more of: accounts on the device, profile data
  • Contacts Uses contact information
  • Microphone Uses the device’s microphone(s)
  • Device ID & call information Allows the app to determine the phone number and device IDs, whether a call is active, and the remote number connected by a call

Audible app suspicious permissions 2018-08-21