Android address book app leaks personal data in Japan
Reports from Japan are stating that an address book app for Android-powered devices in Japan had temporarily leaked the personal data of 760,000 users onto the web.
The app, Zenkoku Denwacho [Nationwide Address Book], had been available for Android for approximately three weeks. NetAgent Co, a security company, reported the leak to the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department and the case will be investigated.
Users who downloaded the app could search through an extensive address book put together by Nippon...