Phone > Web

Plaintext Apple ID passwords included in teen phone monitoring app's data breach

8 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Mac

According to a new report from ZDNet , a popular app used by parents to monitor their teens has suffered a data breach. The app, TeenSafe , touts that it's a “secure” monitor app for iOS that allows parents to monitor text messages, location, calling history, web history, and more.
Included in the data breach, the report says, was a list of plaintext Apple ID passwords...
more...
Read more ...

 

TeenSafe phone monitoring app leaked thousands of passwords

TeenSafe phone monitoring app leaked thousands of passwords

8 monthes ago   |   By iMore

Data server leaked Apple IDs and passwords in plain text - and required two-factor authentication be disabled.
ZDNet reports that TeenSafe , an app that helps parents monitor their teenager's phone usage and boasts over a million users, had an online database server that leaked over 10,000 customer records in plain text. These records contain the parent's email address and unique device ID, but also hold the child's device name and ID as well as their Apple ID and its password. To top off this bad news, using the app required two-factor authentication be turned off so everything a...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Web      Security      Phones      Phone      Apple      Apps      App      Monitors      Monitor      IOS      Action      Actions      News      Devices      Device      One      Personalizations      Personalization  


Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 9 128GB drops to just $755 at Amazon

Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 9 128GB drops to just $755 at Amazon

The Galaxy Note 9 is currently the most expensive Samsung smartphone, but that's likely to change next month when the South Korean company will reveal its new Galaxy S10... Read more ...

Disable This Setting if Notifications Are Delayed on Your OnePlus

Disable This Setting if Notifications Are Delayed on Your OnePlus

OnePlus is known for pushing the boundaries of what we thought was possible for a mid-range price. One of the best things about OnePlus phones is that their battery life is... Read more ...

How to Get the Google Phone App with Spam Blocking & Business Search on Any...

How to Get the Google Phone App with Spam Blocking & Business Search on Any Android

The Google Phone app is one of the best dialers for Android today, especially with all of the unique and exciting features it brings to the table. Unfortunately, without owning... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S10 Might Use Transparent Second Display To Solve Hole-Punch...

Samsung Galaxy S10 Might Use Transparent Second Display To Solve Hole-Punch Issue

A recently published patent suggests upcoming Samsung smartphones might utilize what is in effect a secondary screen in certain circumstances to overcome the issue of aspects... Read more ...

Carriers will get more power with Android Q

Carriers will get more power with Android Q

If you're an Android fan into Dark Mode, you're probably eagerly awaiting the next major Android build. As we told you the other day, a Google engineer has already blabbed... Read more ...

Prohibitive Samsung Galaxy Fold price grows more likely, but at least the...

Prohibitive Samsung Galaxy Fold price grows more likely, but at least the release is near

Samsung is almost certainly planning to unveil both the Galaxy S10 lineup and the company's first-ever foldable device at a special San Francisco event on February 20, but... Read more ...

Motorola RAZR foldable display design revealed by new patent?

Motorola RAZR foldable display design revealed by new patent?

About a week after we learned that Lenovo plans to revive the iconic RAZR as a smartphone with a foldable display , we've learned that the company was just granted a patent... Read more ...

Fuzion app for iOS brings effortless double exposures and image blending to...

Fuzion app for iOS brings effortless double exposures and image blending to iPhone Portrait photos

A new photography app for iOS called Fuzion is set to be released this Thursday, January 23. It uses TrueDepth camera data from new iPhones to seamlessly create stunning images... Read more ...

Android Q will include more ways for carriers to SIM lock your phone

Android Q will include more ways for carriers to SIM lock your phone

Since last week's leak , it's been clear that Android Q is going to include some positive changes for Android going forward, like system-wide dark mode and new permissions... Read more ...

IPhone 11 concept video shows off triple camera unit, iPad Pro-like design...

IPhone 11 concept video shows off triple camera unit, iPad Pro-like design with USB-C

A new concept rendering video hit YouTube on Sunday showing off what an alleged redesigned iPhone 11 might look like with iPad Pro design elements merging under the iPhone X... Read more ...