Security flaws in Grindr can expose the personal information and location of its three million or so users.
Arguably, the most important battleground is not a geographic location; it's the internet. And here, just as in real-world battles, the enemies of the United States are hoping to find areas of vulnerability to exploit.
Bomgar has acquired Lieberman Software to help boost the company's secure access software portfolio and giving it access to Lieberman's privileged identity and credential management technology.
A heatmap of two years' worth of fitness tracker Strava's global data, released last November but discovered more recently by an Australian student, inadvertently revealed the location of US military facilities in war zones.
Three Sonic the Hedgehog games for Android devices that collectively have been downloaded well over a hundred million times are leaking users' geolocation and device data to uncertified servers.
An Australian researcher has created a tool that uses Apple's location services to potentially reveal where users live.