Tinder Flaw Lets Stalkers Watch Your Every Move
Researchers suggest the lack of protection allows for anything from simple nosiness, to complex blackmail schemes.
Scammers are now targeting people on the popular picture sharing app.
Action Fraud have received over 300 reports since January about Snapchat accounts being compromised as a result of users being tricked into handing over 2FA (two-factor authentication) codes to criminals. In some cases, the victims are then extorted for money with the threat of having their private photos shared publicly.