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Turkish court bans Grindr as a "protection measure"

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Posted by Rhuaridh Marr
September 12, 2013 10:08 AM |
"We are very upset to hear that the Istanbul Anatolia 14th Criminal Court of Peace blocked Grindr as a 'protection measure.' Grindr was created to help facilitate the connection between gay men - especially in countries where the LGBT community is oppressed. We hope that this is only temporary and quickly gets overturned as our community should not be silenced." ... [Read]

Headless torso shots and dark sunglasses may not have been enough to protect some Grindr users' accounts from unauthorized access by a "hacker." According to an article written by Ben Grubb of Australia's Fairfax Media, the popular gay hook-up app for phones and tablets has been found to have security vulnerabilities. The article claims that an unnamed hacker created a website ... [Read]