Tinder, an app facilitating spur-of-the-moment dating, reportedly has a security problem leading to users’ exact physical locations being divulged without their consent, The Washington Post reports. Instead of rounding to the nearest mile when searching for potential dates in your immediate vicinity, the app’s servers were giving out data that would allow hackers with “rudimentary skills” to determine a user’s location within 100 feet. Security researchers told Tinder about the security lapse in October; the company responded in December and addressed the problem, the report states. (Registration may be required to access this story.)
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