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Mental Health App Are Sharing Your Data
Apr24

Mental Health App Are Sharing Your Data

92% of apps are sharing your data without consent. Researches have found out that majority of the mental health applications are sharing your data with Facebook and Google. By intercepting the traffic, researchers were able to identify apps sharing usernames, app type and self reporting substance. The application tested did not have an opt-out option, 9 of the apps did not have any privacy policy, while the only 5 which had a privacy...

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Microsoft Support Agent’s Credentials Hacked
Apr14

Microsoft Support Agent’s Credentials Hacked

Support Agent’s Targeted Microsoft have sent out a letter to it’s affected users regarding the incident which caused “limited” number of accounts being compromised. According to Microsoft, support agent’s credentials were hacked and hackers were able to view folder names, subject lines and the email accounts the account has communicated with in the past. Microsoft urges that hackers were not able to view...

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Are Google And Apple Hosting App which tracks women?
Feb12

Are Google And Apple Hosting App which tracks women?

Google and Apple under scrutiny for hosting a plausible tracking app An application called Absher has come under a lot of scrutiny when it was revealed that the app was capable of tracking the women/spouse.By the using the app, “guardians” can register their dependent women and block travel destination to certain countries. Previously women had to present a consent form to the authorities at the airport, but since the launch of...

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Facebook Gets Teens Data Just For $20
Jan31

Facebook Gets Teens Data Just For $20

Ethical?   In recent days, Facebook has been caught secretly paying $20 per month to teens in order to access their data. By connecting through the “Facebook Research” VPN, Facebook was given access to all user data, network traffic and root access to the devices. The age group of the users went from 13-35 years old. The users were also told to screenshot their Amazon history as well. The iOS version of the app has...

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Google To Disturb Human Rights Progress In China
Aug02

Google To Disturb Human Rights Progress In China

Google and human rights? Google plans to operate its search engine in China. Previously not being accessible by the citizen of China, it is reported by The Intercept that top officials of Google and China are in talks to implement a censored Google Search engine. The official implementation could be less than half a year. Which when implemented will violate numerous human rights. Such as blocking access to books, researchers,...

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