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Edison Mail Sync Bug Allowing Access to Other Users' Email Accounts [Updated]

Saturday May 16, 2020 7:40 am PDT by
Several users of popular email app Edison Mail this morning are reporting that they are able to see email accounts of other users within the iOS app. In what appears to be a major privacy breach, users report that after enabling a new sync feature, they have full access to these other email accounts. The new sync feature was recently rolled out by Edison to allow connected email accounts to...

Edison Mail Responds to Report on Email Apps Selling Anonymized Data Scraped From Inboxes [Updated]

Monday February 10, 2020 8:48 am PST by
A report today from Motherboard highlights several email apps that sell anonymized or pseudonymised data collected from users' inboxes, including Edison Mail, Cleanfox, and Slice, adding that many users are unaware of this practice. An excerpt from the report:The popular Edison email app, which is in the top 100 productivity apps on the Apple app store, scrapes users' email inboxes and sells ...

Edison Mail Comes to Mac and iOS App Gains Smart Assistant Feature

Tuesday December 10, 2019 12:12 pm PST by
Edison Software, makers of Edison Mail for iOS and Android, today debuted Edison Mail for desktop Macs. The developers say the app aims to eliminate common frustrations with desktop mail, all within a minimalist UI that's designed to save time managing emails. Edison Mail for Mac includes all of the features that make the mobile apps popular, including One-Click Unsubscribe for junk...