Privacy & Digital-Rights Experts Worry Contact-Tracing Apps Lack Limits

Mobile-phone-based tracking of people can help fight pandemics, but privacy and security researchers stress that it needs to be done right. During this coronavirus pandemic, using mobile phones as a way to track who an infected patient has had contact with has become fertile ground for research and development, with many countries — including China, Israel, Singapore, and South Korea — using mobile apps to determine who might have been exposed.

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