Dr. WiFi Data Collection Disclosure

  • Solution ID:1120049
  • Last Updated:Jun. 06, 2018 2:50 AM (PST)
  • Applies to:Antivirus+ Security - 2018;Internet Security - 2018;Maximum Security - 2018;Premium Security - 2018;
  • Data Collection Disclosure | Dr. WiFi

This article outlines the following Dr. WiFi features that collect data, the data transmitted, and how it can be configured.


Dr. WiFi includes the following modules which, when enabled, will cause the corresponding data to be transmitted to Trend Micro or a third-party.

Each of these modules can be disabled as shown below:

 

Integrated modules from third-party service providers:
- Google Firebase
- UMeng
- Facebook
- JPush
DESCRIPTION

Trend Micro and/or a third-party service collects this data to provide better service to customers.

Google/Facebook uses this data to provide ads.

JPush uses this data to provide notification push service for product.

DATA COLLECTED

Data collected and feedback by SDK
Data includes:
- Number of users and sessions
- Session duration
- Operating systems
- Device models
- UUID
- ISP name
- Country/Area
- First launches
- App opens
- App updates
- In-app purchases
- IDFA/IDFV

CONSOLE LOCATION

Uninstall the app.

CONSOLE SETTINGS

 

Wi-Fi router security check
DESCRIPTION

Trend Micro collects this data to detect and determine security issues for customers.

DATA COLLECTED

Router model if applicable
WiFi SSID
Device location
Device IP address

CONSOLE LOCATION

Do not start a security check or uninstall the app.

CONSOLE SETTINGS

 

Scanned devices connected to router
DESCRIPTION

Trend Micro collects this data to provide more accurate and better device recognition services to customers.

DATA COLLECTED

Collects the following device information when performing a scan:
- Device name, if applicable
- IP address
- MAC address, if applicable
- Model type, if applicable
- Enabled Bonjour services name
- Enabled NetBIOS services name

Collects the following information of the current device:
- UUID
- Number of devices found

CONSOLE LOCATION

Do not start device scanning or uninstall the app.

CONSOLE SETTINGS