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Symantec discovers phonebook leak in Facebook for Android app

Vyralize: According to a report by Symantec, the current Facebook for Android app uploads your entire contact list to their servers even if you don’t have a Facebook account.

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In2iti0n1120d ago

The funny thing is, this isn't a "leak". It's intentional.
Except now they're acting dumb.

zeal0us1120d ago (Edited 1120d ago )

Glad I remove Facebook app from my android phone. Honestly if I want to get on Facebook, I just wait till I get home.

Speed-Racer1120d ago

You can browse it from the web. Same experience without them spying on you.

Soldierone1120d ago

Geez, I'm just going to remove the stupid app. Its honestly the most broken app I ever downloaded, but it entertains me for ten minutes with its 2 day old updates.....

Tried everything, and the app is still a piece of crap... now its leaking information, so long Facebook.

nix1120d ago

say hello to my friends, facebook.

and there's this woman i loved, she married someone else... tell her "hi and bye" from my side.

slazer1011120d ago

"huge list of apps secretly uploading private data to app developers’ servers"

It would be nice to have the list.

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