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Truecaller user data for sale? Company says investigating "illegal activity"

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22.05.2019

Only a day after reports surfaced that the private data of millions of Instagram influencers had been compromised, caller identification app Truecaller has come under scrutiny for the same.


Cybersecurity analysts claim that Truecaller data, which includes names, email addresses, phone numbers, and even locations of some users, is available for sale in the dark web. Prices start as high as Rs 1.5 lakh (about 2,000 Euros) for datasets of Indian users - who constitute nearly two-thirds of Truecaller's worldwide user base (250 million). This includes 500,000 premium subscribers.


Truecaller, however, denies any data........

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