And if someone intercepts traffic from a personal device with Paktor installed, they might be surprised to learn that they can see the e-mail addresses of other app users.
Tinder, Bumble, Ok Cupid, Badoo, Happn, and Paktor all store messaging history and photos of users together with their tokens.
Thus, the holder of superuser access privileges can easily access confidential information.
Tinder, Paktor, Bumble for Android, and Badoo for i OS also upload photos via HTTP, which allows an attacker to find out which profiles their potential victim is browsing.
When using the Android versions of Paktor, Badoo, and Zoosk, other details — for example, GPS data and device info — can end up in the wrong hands.
On Valentine's Day, some singles may be inspired to step up their dating game. Amy Giberson, now 34, was reluctant to try internet dating again but she decided to give it one more shot in 2014. There are a slew of sites and apps to help singles find love and, for the most part, they work, according to Consumer Reports.