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Australia launches program to curb stalkerware

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

The initial program will help 30,000 survivors. The use of stalkerware has increased during the pandemic.

Food-delivery fraudsters deploy hacked accounts, stolen credit card info to skim from orders

by Tim Starks • 1 year ago

The grifters advertise their food delivery payment services on Telegram.

Signal issues workaround for Iran's ban of messaging app

by Joe Warminsky • 1 year ago

The Android version of the chat app will soon have the capability to bypass the Iran's block on traffic, Signal says.

More Chinese apps attract a ban from a presidential administration on the way out

by Joe Warminsky • 1 year ago

President Donald Trump's executive order against Alipay, WeChat Pay and other Chinese apps won't take effect for 45 days — more than two weeks after Joe Biden has been inaugurated.

Another 'Minecraft' lesson for kids: Beware of deceitful adware apps

by Joe Warminsky • 2 years ago

More than 20 "mods" recently available in the Google Play Store didn't do much for "Minecraft" at all, and instead displayed ads "in an extremely intrusive manner," according to researchers at Kaspersky.

Apple says iOS anti-tracking feature is still on the way, also takes shot at Facebook

by Joe Warminsky • 2 years ago

The App Tracking Transparency (ATT) technology will arrive in early 2021, an Apple executive said Thursday while charging that Facebook wants to "collect as much as possible" about users.

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