Truecaller bug recently signed up users to its payment service without consent

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Truecaller bug
Highlights of recent Truecaller bug
  • Truecaller bug ended up signing up users to its payment service without getting their consent.
  • Many users have reported this bizarre UPI-related problem on Twitter along within the evaluations area in the Google Play Store.
  • Truecaller fixed this issue rolling out the new version.
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While there is a range of phone call filtering options for smart devices, consisting of the stock Google Phone app for Android, cross-platform services such as Truecaller have likewise taken their location in the section. Truecaller has been made readily available for Android, iPhone, BlackBerry, Symbian, and Windows phones throughout its lifetime.

For many people, the primary function of Truecaller has been to assist users to handle their inbound calls using regional blocklists in addition to crowd sourced spam lists. A payment function has likewise been offered for those in India for the last two years on an opt-in basis. In the newest upgrade to its app, Truecaller ended up signing up users to its payment service without getting their consent, courtesy of a quiet text message sent out by the app.

Many Truecaller users have reported this bizarre UPI-related problem on Twitter along within the evaluations area in the Google Play Store, fearing that the app is the banking and accessing individual information info. Currently, this concern appears to be impacting some Android users just, and it’s potentially since of some data-related approvals that have been given to the app unknowingly.

With regard to the mistake, Truecaller made the following statement:

https://twitter.com/Truecaller/status/1156139587019923456

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It is uncertain whether the Truecaller bug is impacting all users on the most recent Truecaller upgrade for Android. However, we advise users to either not upgrade their app to the current variation or uninstall the app until the business repairs the concern.

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