Type to search

app for IOS bitxmi blockchain industry Exchange News world news

Binance Android App Records Conversations

Share

Binance Android app containing spyware – Twitter users have expressed concern.

This emerged from reports that the TikTok social video platform contains spyware created by the Chinese government.

     Binance Android app

According to @ShitcoinSherpa, who posted a screenshot of the publisher’s certificate, the permissions requested by Binance in his Android app include access to the camera, and the ability to record sound.

Binance’s chief security officer commented on the situation:

The camera is used during the KYC procedure. The code developed inside the Binance application does not use a microphone. We have a third-party SDK that requests this permission. This is again used during the KYC process. Third-Party Supplier – Megvii. The option is used during KYC to scan ID. Now we are trying to determine if we can get rid of this function. However, Megvii may be using background noise to detect fraud. We will provide details when we receive a reply from Megvii.

But @ShitcoinSherpa didn’t like this answer:

I do not claim that this is “spyware”, but the requested permissions are not needed to run the exchange application. Permission to access the camera and audio is also not related to trading. Previous versions have been flagged as malicious. Regardless of whether there were false positives or not (as with ESET), these versions included unnecessary access levels.

An employee who works in the malware lab and wants to remain anonymous noted that “applications often request more permissions than necessary. However, this is not necessarily a sign of criminal activity, users simply do not need to give permission.”

The Bitxmi team warns all traders to carefully read the terms of confidentiality and agree only by reading the full information! Use only trusted apps:

BitXmi iPhone App: https://testflight.apple.com/join/GGRQbwUC

Read how to install the BitXmi app on iPhone here

Join Bitxmi Exchange

Disclaimer: Bitxmi News is a news portal and does not provide any financial advice. Bitxmi's role is to inform the cryptocurrency and blockchain community about what's going on in this space. Please do your own due diligence before making any investment. Bitxmi News won't be responsible for any loss of funds.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

bitcoin
Bitcoin (BTC) $ 10,386.53 4.56%
ethereum
Ethereum (ETH) $ 338.37 9.21%
tether
Tether (USDT) $ 1.00 0.33%
ripple
XRP (XRP) $ 0.232738 5.48%
bitcoin-cash
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) $ 211.22 6.18%
polkadot
Polkadot (DOT) $ 4.06 12.51%
binancecoin
Binance Coin (BNB) $ 23.05 12.64%
chainlink
Chainlink (LINK) $ 8.66 14.18%
crypto-com-chain
Crypto.com Coin (CRO) $ 0.151542 7.81%
litecoin
Litecoin (LTC) $ 43.02 8.35%
bitcoin-cash-sv
Bitcoin SV (BSV) $ 144.25 5.88%
cardano
Cardano (ADA) $ 0.079125 11.91%
eos
EOS (EOS) $ 2.52 5.12%
usd-coin
USD Coin (USDC) $ 1.00 0.17%
tron
TRON (TRX) $ 0.024814 8.24%
okb
OKB (OKB) $ 5.82 5.23%
monero
Monero (XMR) $ 87.79 5.05%
stellar
Stellar (XLM) $ 0.070264 8.44%
tezos
Tezos (XTZ) $ 1.99 12.99%
neo
NEO (NEO) $ 20.16 17.17%
leo-token
LEO Token (LEO) $ 1.21 1.88%
huobi-token
Huobi Token (HT) $ 4.50 5.95%
cosmos
Cosmos (ATOM) $ 4.09 15.09%
nem
NEM (XEM) $ 0.105799 3.29%
cdai
cDAI (CDAI) $ 0.020932 0.14%
dai
Dai (DAI) $ 1.01 0.21%
wrapped-bitcoin
Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) $ 10,395.74 4.21%
vechain
VeChain (VET) $ 0.012526 13.50%
yearn-finance
yearn.finance (YFI) $ 22,399.00 22.65%
iota
IOTA (MIOTA) $ 0.241416 8.39%
dash
Dash (DASH) $ 65.79 6.81%
uma
UMA (UMA) $ 10.66 23.43%
ethlend
Aave (LEND) $ 0.459451 23.40%
ethereum-classic
Ethereum Classic (ETC) $ 4.75 6.70%
theta-token
Theta Network (THETA) $ 0.544735 3.27%
zcash
Zcash (ZEC) $ 53.36 5.09%
uniswap
Uniswap (UNI) $ 4.27 17.15%
havven
Synthetix Network Token (SNX) $ 3.64 15.07%
compound-governance-token
Compound (COMP) $ 127.32 13.47%
binance-usd
Binance USD (BUSD) $ 0.999015 0.14%
ontology
Ontology (ONT) $ 0.636541 13.77%
maker
Maker (MKR) $ 445.95 7.48%
true-usd
TrueUSD (TUSD) $ 1.00 0.01%
digibyte
DigiByte (DGB) $ 0.027668 7.15%
omisego
OMG Network (OMG) $ 2.57 12.77%
dogecoin
Dogecoin (DOGE) $ 0.002629 4.93%
ftx-token
FTX Token (FTT) $ 3.53 5.52%
paxos-standard
Paxos Standard (PAX) $ 1.00 0.07%
basic-attention-token
Basic Attention Token (BAT) $ 0.211843 10.13%
compound-ether
cETH (CETH) $ 6.78 9.13%