• Top US Catholic church official resigns amid link to brokered cellphone data - CNET

    13 days ago - By CNET

    Resignation raises concerns about cellphone data privacy.
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  • Brokered cell location data led to the outing and resignation of a Catholic official

    Brokered cell location data led to the outing and resignation of a Catholic official

    13 days ago - By The Verge

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    Location data from a cell phone, obtained and sold by data brokers, has lead to the alleged outing and resignation of a priest working for the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, according to a report from The Washington Post. The traffic data, which was linked to the priest and appeared to show when and where he was using the LGBTQ dating app Grindr, was obtained by a publication and shared with the Conference, where the priest worked as the general secretary.
    This incident is another example of how invasive the collection and sale of location and...
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  • Top US Catholic church official resigns amid cellphone data links to Grindr - CNET

    13 days ago - By CNET

    Data collected by the gay dating app reportedly used to connect the priest to gay bars.
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