Yubo is a social networking app that allows you to make new friends, and to create and join live stream rooms. The app can be downloaded for free from the App Store.
Has there ever been a breach or data leak?
No known hacks or data breaches!
Is any kind of biometric data collected (health, heart, voice, etc.)?
Are you able to delete your data / the data collected about you?
Does it have parental controls?
Does it use encryption to protect your data both in-transit and at-rest?
Does it get regular software and / or firmware updates?
Does it require you to create a strong password?
Is there a system in place for managing security vulnerabilities?
How Can It Snoop?
Does it have a camera or request / require access to a camera?
Does it have a microphone or request / require access to a microphone?
Does it track your location or request / require access to location data?
Does it require an email address to use?
Does it require a phone number to use?
Does it require an address (home or office) to use?
Are you able to use a credit card as a payment option?
Are you able to use a cryptocurrency as a payment option?
Are you able to use PayPal as a payment option?
Are you able to use cash or gift cards as a payment option?
What Could Go Wrong?
There is not much risk in your information being shared by Twelve App. However, there is not much screening done for users, and given that children are able to use this app, it creates the possibility that adults may try to contact them. Be warned of this risk before using this app.
How Does It Share Your Data?
Twelve App may share your data with service providers in order to improve the app or for stastical analysis purposes. Otherwise, no information is shared with third parties.
- All basic features are free.
- Large community.
- Live stream rooms can't be locked.
Yubo is a great social networking app to meet new friends, but be wary that there is not much screening done for users. You should always be wary of meeting users that may seem suspicious. Finally, Twelve App may share your data with service providers in order to improve the app, but will not share personal data.