|Dec 27, 2012, 05:07 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, 05:16 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 ...
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Last edited by ChristianJapan; Dec 27, 2012 at 05:22 PM.
|Dec 27, 2012, 10:43 PM||#3|
Yeah, I'd much rather trust something that others use and trust. Here's a great list from Lifehacker.
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