In a stunning revelation, Facebook has admitted to secretly paying people to install a Facebook Research VPN app which allows the company to monitor all online activity and smartphone data. The problem with the VPN app is that a root certificate must be installed.
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Onavo Protect, a Virtual Private Network acquired by Facebook back in 2013, has recently been removed from Apple’s App Store. The VPN, which was meant to protect its users’ privacy, has apparently violated Apple’s data collection policies.
Recently, various tech websites reported that it is not a good idea to download Onavo Protect, a new VPN service produced by Facebook. Not only does Facebook prey on your data, the social media platform also reportedly used its VPN service to gather usage logs. As a result, once you install the Onavo app and…