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    It’s as if they wrote the title just so they could write the abstract like they did.

    Abstract: No. We show that another option, called “Always allow scanning”, when activated, makes a device send Wi-Fi frames which can be used to track this device, even if the Wi-Fi switch is off. This option is not clearly described in all Android versions, and sometimes even not deactivatable. Besides, the Google Maps application prompts the user to activate this option.

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