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Location spoofing

Glassey, R. (2004) Location spoofing. In: Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Location-aware Computing, UbiComp 2004, 2004-09-07 - 2004-09-10.

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Abstract

The ability to blur and lie about our location does deserve consideration and should not be treated as entirely malevolent. It will be up to designers to allow the user to have full responsibility and freedom over the access control of their location information, rather than force adherence to uncomfortable regimes of dictated access control.