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Nice thing about it, IoT application designers! You can get a break from Dogtown Media News’ cybersecurity installment this week. Unfortuitously, this means the interest is elsewhere now — dating app developers, sorry, but that one is for you.

Cybersecurity researchers recently revealed they have discovered numerous approaches to hack numerous popular dating apps like Tinder and OkCupid.

Tough Love

While conducting research on both iOS and Android os variations of nine popular mobile relationship apps, Sergey Zelensky, Mikhail Kuzin, and Roman Unuchek made a disturbing discovery — a lot of these apps don’t fully use HTTPS encryption. This will make it simple for hackers to have information without the need to really infiltrate the apps’ servers.

Happily when it comes to NYC developers of OkCupid and LA-based designers of Tinder, other apps had been additionally discovered guilty of low safety. Bumble, Badoo, Mamba, Zoosk, Happn, WeChat, and Paktor all made the list too. Read more »