|Dec 27, 2012, 06:07 PM||#1|
Are all of the application available in the Appstore safe?
The reason why I'm asking this, is because I was looking for a VPN to access US netflix and I found one in the Appstore called "VPN ONE CLICK", which is free for the first week but is it safe? I mean I've heard many proxies are just scams to steal your information. Can I rely that this app is safe because is in the appstore?
|Dec 27, 2012, 06:16 PM||#2|
For VPN services I would rely on established services available on Internet. On the other side if the vendor of the app you mentioned has some other stuff around and has a history, why not.
For your own security you can of course isolate the app a bit more and prevent access to contacts, images etc. other data you never know ...
Apple can't check for all possible back doors ...
Member of MacRumors.com Folding@Home Team (#3446) & developer of the F@H Mobile Monitoring app.
Last edited by ChristianJapan; Dec 27, 2012 at 06:22 PM.
|Dec 27, 2012, 11:43 PM||#3|
Yeah, I'd much rather trust something that others use and trust. Here's a great list from Lifehacker.
If you have a question about my post, quote me so I am notified and can easily reply to you.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Any way/application to click on application icon in dock and minimize?||TheArgonaut||OS X Mavericks (10.9)||3||Dec 6, 2013 09:23 PM|
|iPad: iPad Crashes to safe mode right after you delete/uninstall an application||Molavydez||Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks||2||Mar 5, 2013 05:09 PM|
|Need Help Finding an Application (OCR Scanning Application?)||lazer155||Mac Applications and Mac App Store||5||Feb 11, 2013 02:01 PM|
|Are all of the applications available in the Appstore safe?||notorioscrank||Mac Applications and Mac App Store||2||Dec 27, 2012 06:40 PM|
|Web application link application launch puzzle||lancewan||Mac Applications and Mac App Store||0||Jun 21, 2012 09:37 AM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:29 AM.