Date: 4 weeks ago   Category: IT & Media

Facebook has removed VPN service from AppStore because of collection of information of users — Rambler News Service


Photo: globallookpress.com/Valentin Wolf Facebook has removed the Onavo Protect security VPN service from AppStore after Apple has forbidden applications to collect information on what programs are installed on the user's smartphone, the Financial Times newspaper has reported. "Facebook has removed the Onavo Protect security VPN service from AppStore … Facebook used Onavo to trace what applications have been installed in smartphones of users … New rules of Apple forbid applications to trace what other applications are installed on the user's device, saying that it becomes for protection of confidentiality of users and safety of their data" — the press service has reported. Last week the The Wall Street Journal edition has reported that the Apple company has notified Facebook that the social network violates rules of the company, and has suggested to delete voluntarily the application from AppStore.

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