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Facebook’s iOS app may open your camera without your knowledge

UPDATE: Fb have acknowledged this problem and have stated it is a bug. They’ve submitted a repair to Google. Do you imagine them?

Fb’s iOS app is perhaps opening your digicam app with out you realizing.

Two situations the place this was confirmed you may see beneath through twitter

https://twitter.com/neo_qa/standing/1190639141979140097?ref_src=twsrcpercent5Etfwpercent7Ctwcamppercent5Etweetembedpercent7Ctwtermpercent5E1190639141979140097&ref_url=httpspercent3Apercent2Fpercent2Fwww.theverge.compercent2F2019%2F11%2F12%2F20961332%2Ffacebooks-ios-app-reportedly-camera-background-security

and right here through Joshua Maddux a designers identical problem:

https://twitter.com/JoshuaMaddux/standing/1193434937824702464?ref_src=twsrcpercent5Etfwpercent7Ctwcamppercent5Etweetembedpercent7Ctwtermpercent5E1193434937824702464&ref_url=httpspercent3Apercent2Fpercent2Fwww.theverge.compercent2F2019%2F11%2F12%2F20961332%2Ffacebooks-ios-app-reportedly-camera-background-security

It is an unnerving prospect that they’re persistently spying on you.

Michael

Passionate about technology and gaming. I am a regular bloke with a small child, so forgive any mistakes in my posts, it's from sleep deprivation. All opinions are my own.

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