Contact tracing apps around the world bring privacy pitfalls

Public health experts rushed to create contact tracing apps in countries all over the world this spring. They serve an important purpose in determining who might have been exposed to the novel coronavirus so they can be tested and isolated. But the risks were clear too. Contact tracing apps have the power to amass personal data that reveals your movements, activities and relationships.

Link: Contact tracing apps around the world bring privacy pitfalls
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