A mobile app marketed as a tool for activists is actually a spying program, protesters have discovered.
Two weeks ago, spam text messages started pinging the mobile phones of Hong Kong residents associated with the protests.
“Check out this Android app designed by Code4HK for the coordination of Occupy Central!” was the message protesters received, according to the theSouth China Morning Post, which first reported on the app.
Pro-democracy protesters rest around empty buses as they block off Nathan Road, a major route through the heart of the Kowloon district of Hong Kong, on September…
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