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Flaws in Over Half a Million GPS Trackers Expose Children Location Data

By Swati Khandelwal 06 Sep 2019 at 14:09

What if the tech intended to ensure that your kids, senior citizens, and pets are safe even when they're out of sight inadvertently expose them to stalkers? An estimated 600,000 GPS tracking devices for sale on Amazon and other large online merchants for $25–$50 have been found vulnerable to a handful of dangerous vulnerabilities that...

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