Google implements new Play Store policies for apps that request SMS and Call Log permissions

Discussion in 'mobile device security' started by mood, Oct 9, 2018.

  1. mood

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    Google implements new Play Store policies for apps that request SMS and Call Log permissions
    October 9, 2018
    https://betanews.com/2018/10/09/goolge-play-sms-call-logo-policies/
     
  2. mood

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    Google's new SMS and call permission policy is crippling apps used by millions
    January 5, 2019
    https://www.androidpolice.com/2019/...on-policy-is-crippling-apps-used-by-millions/
     
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    Google is removing apps from the Play Store that ask for Call Log and SMS permissions
    January 15, 2019
    https://www.neowin.net/news/google-...ore-that-ask-for-call-log-and-sms-permissions
     
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    KDE Connect Kicked From Google Play, Returns Less the App It Was
    March 20, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...from-google-play-returns-less-the-app-it-was/
     
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    Little late catching up on this sort of news but thanks for the links-the articles are just Wow.
    A quite forceful full on tilt with restraints in full swing. Quite some read top to bottom.
     
  6. Daveski17

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    Google implements new Play Store policies for apps bur predictably makes pig's ear of it.

    Fixed that for you.
     
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