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Infosec boffins pour cold water on claims Home Office Brexit app can be easily hacked

By Kat Hall 15 Nov 2019 at 20:11

Reports that the Home Office's Brexit app contains "serious vulnerabilities" that could expose the phone numbers, addresses and passport details of EU citizens are overblown, say security experts. To date, one million EU nationals have downloaded the Android settled status app, which asks users to take a selfie and scans the chip in their passports in order to verify their identity...

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