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Dozens of iOS apps secretly collect location history for data monetization, analysis says

  By Stephen Silver Friday, September 07, 2018, 04:04 pm PT (07:04 pm ET) GuardianApp, from the Sudo Security Group, finds that a number of iOS apps are secretly collecting and sending location histories and other sensitive user information to third-party data monetization firms. According to a new report from GuardianApp, “a growing number of […]


Dozens of popular iPhone apps caught sending user location data to monetization firms – TechCrunch

A group of security researchers say dozens of popular iPhone apps are quietly sharing the location data of “tens of millions of mobile devices” with third-party data monetization firms. Almost all require access to a user’s location data to work properly like weather and fitness apps, but share that data often as a way to […]

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