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AccuWeather for iOS Sending Location Data to Monetization Company Even When Location Sharing is Off [Updated]

Tuesday August 22, 2017 2:52 pm PDT by
Popular and well-known iOS weather app AccuWeather has been caught collecting and sharing user location data even when location sharing permissions are turned off, according to a blog post recently shared by security researcher Will Strafach. According to Strafach, AccuWeather was partnering with data monetization firm Reveal Mobile to collect GPS coordinates, including speed and altitude, the ...