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Austria Privacy NGO Takes on Apple Over 'Tracking Code'
2020-11-16 19:16

An Austrian online privacy NGO said on Monday it was lodging complaints against Apple in two countries over the use of a code on its phones that allows tracking of user behavior. The NOYB group said it was filing complaints with data protection authorities in Germany and Spain over Apple's use of a so-called IDFA which NOYB says are used on phones "Without user's knowledge or consent".

T-Mobile Austria stores passwords as plain text, Outlook gets message crypto, and more
2018-04-01 00:00

Warning: Contains extreme stupidity Roundup While Facebook caught most of the security-related flak this week, there were other infosec stories out there.…