Dating exploits blog
Some apps only allow users with premium (paid) accounts to send messages, while others prevent men from starting a conversation.
It should be noted that in the i OS version of Paktor all traffic is encrypted.
We’re talking here about intercepting and stealing personal information and the de-anonymization of a dating service that could cause victims no end of troubles – from messages being sent out in their names to blackmail.
We took the most popular apps and analyzed what sort of user data they were capable of handing over to criminals and under what conditions.
It seems just about everyone has written about the dangers of online dating, from psychology magazines to crime chronicles.
But there is one less obvious threat not related to hooking up with strangers – and that is the mobile apps used to facilitate the process.