Location Data

Over 600,000 GPS Trackers of 29 Different Models Expose User Information Including Real-time Location - Cyber security news

Over 600,000 GPS Trackers of 29 Different Models Expose User Information Including Real-time Location

Bug in Twitter led to collection and sharing of users’ geolocation data with its partner - Cyber security news

Bug in Twitter led to collection and sharing of users’ geolocation data with its partner

Unprotected MongoDB database leaks real-time locations of over 238,000 ‘Family Locator’ app users - Cyber security news

Unprotected MongoDB database leaks real-time locations of over 238,000 ‘Family Locator’ app users

Facial recognition database of a Chinese company containing data of 2.5 million users left exposed - Cyber security news

Facial recognition database of a Chinese company containing data of 2.5 million users left exposed

Mobile operators in the US continue selling location data to bounty hunters - Cyber security news

Mobile operators in the US continue selling location data to bounty hunters

Google under the scanner for another violation; Sweden demands explanation - Cyber security news

Google under the scanner for another violation; Sweden demands explanation

Data Broker That Sold Phone Locations Used by Bounty Hunters Lobbied FCC to Scrap User Consent - Cyber security news

Data Broker That Sold Phone Locations Used by Bounty Hunters Lobbied FCC to Scrap User Consent

Top Telecom companies spill Customer Location data to Bounty hunters - Cyber security news

Top Telecom companies spill Customer Location data to Bounty hunters

US telcos caught selling your location data again: Senator demands new laws - Cyber security news

US telcos caught selling your location data again: Senator demands new laws

Tens of iOS apps caught collecting and selling location data - Cyber security news

Tens of iOS apps caught collecting and selling location data

mSpy: Spy app for parents leaks millions of sensitive records of customers and targets online - Cyber security news

mSpy: Spy app for parents leaks millions of sensitive records of customers and targets online

Animoto hack exposes personal information, location data - Cyber security news

Animoto hack exposes personal information, location data

Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint to stop selling real-time user location data to third-party brokers - Cyber security news

Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint to stop selling real-time user location data to third-party brokers

Security flaws in dating app Grindr expose users’ location data - Cyber security news

Security flaws in dating app Grindr expose users’ location data

North Carolina police force asks Google for data from devices near crime scenes - Cyber security news

North Carolina police force asks Google for data from devices near crime scenes

How to protect your iPhone data with privacy controls built in to iOS 11 - Cyber security news

How to protect your iPhone data with privacy controls built in to iOS 11