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In response to privacy concerns, Venmo says default public transactions are a social feature

[2018-07-21 15:25:31]

Earlier this week, we highlighted data from a security researcher who analyzed over 200 million Venmo transactions and was able to “learn an alarming mount” about users simply through those transactions. The issue stems from the fact that anyone can track a Venmo user’s purchase history thanks to the app’s default public setting. Now, in a statement, Venmo is defending itself…

In response to privacy concerns, Venmo says default public transactions are a social feature


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