Apps Ban: Tech giant Google has removed many stalkerware apps from the Play Store. These apps were being used to spy on the life partner. These stalkerware apps used to encourage spying on your friend, spouse, which is against the policy of Google Play Store. What are stockware apps, let’s know about them.
What are stalkerware apps?
Stalkerware apps are usually fake apps that look like an app that take access to personal information of users such as call logs, messages and location. Usually they are used to spy on someone. Google said that the company does not allow ads promoting spyware for partner surveillance. A spokesperson for the company said, “We have removed ads that violate our policy from the Play Store. We will continue to monitor such ads.”
Play Store policy updated
Google updated its Play Store policy in the year 2020, in which Stalkerware Apps was banned. It has been said by Google that such apps have been banned from the Play Store, which transfer personal information from the device without full knowledge or consent without consent and do not continuously show the notification that they have been banned from the Play Store. will go.
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