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“While Online Buddies immediately recognized the seriousness of its vulnerabilities, the company failed to fix the problems for an entire year, and only after repeated inquiries from the press,” says a press release.
James’ statement says that Jack’d had around 7,000 active New York users during that year, around 1,900 of whom had “private images that could be nude photographs.” Online Buddies currently says Jack’d has over 6 million users around the world, and it describes itself as the world’s “most culturally diverse gay dating app.” That means Jack’d serves many men who are particularly vulnerable to discrimination if their personal data is exposed.
Romeo did not respond to the BBC’s requests for comment, but the app’s website incorrectly claims that it’s “technically impossible” to stop someone from trilaterating users’ positions.
Grindr said it gives users options to “hide their distance information from their profiles” and that it obfuscates location data “in countries where it is dangerous or illegal to be a member of the LGBTQ community,” however the trilateration technique can still be used in other countries where users have not disabled distance sharing.
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New York’s attorney general has settled a complaint over gay, bisexual, and queer dating app Jack’d, whose parent company left users’ private photos exposed online for at least a year.
The company, Online Buddies, will pay 0,000 and implement a “comprehensive security program” to prevent similar incidents in the future.