VK (vkontakte)

We retested this app on 05.03.2019. The app doesn’t contact Facebook as soon as the app is opened.

Disclaimer: the tested app may still share data with other third parties. This is outside the scope of this work.

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Description

From the Google Play Store page:

"VK unites millions of people through the messaging and sharing of news from anywhere around the globe.

You can send messages, share stories and photos, watch videos and live streams, listen to music, play games, join communities and discover a whole new world of talented artists."

Date Tested
02/12/2018
App Version
5.23
Facebook SDK Version
4.27.0
Number of App Installs (according to Google Play Store at time of analysis)
100,000,000+
Opt out of Ads Personalisation (Google Settings)
Not Enabled (Default Setting)

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