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Source: SecurityWeek Date: February 02, 2018

The quest to monetize user data ( Facebook is an example) has left many automobile drivers vulnerable. There is no anonymization of Personally Identifiable Data (PII) and no encryption of the data. Finally, as the article shows, mistakes in handling the data are common.
The leakage of data even disclosed where the tracking unit of a stolen car was hidden.

The quest to monetize user data ( Facebook is an example) has left many automobile drivers vulnerable.  There is no anonymization of Personally Identifiable Data (PII) and no encryption of the data.  Finally, as the article shows, mistakes in handling the data are common.<br>The leakage of data even disclosed where the tracking unit of a stolen car was hidden.
Auto Tracking Company Leaks Hundreds of Thousands of Records Online

Source: MacKeeper Date: 21 September 2017

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Passwords and much more for 540,000 SVR Tracking accounts leaked online

Source: Security Affairs Date: September 24, 2017

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