Blacklisted Mobile Apps for Defence Personnel – Indian Army
Indian Army has banned usage of certain mobile apps by Defence Personnel
There are news on how Indian Defence Personnel has been trapped to download mobile apps which was created and distributed by developer who are believed to be associated with Pakistan Intelligence. As per the CNN-IBN there has been notification which has issued to personnels on downloading few application and their usage while on duty.
As per the information on the internet, Army has blacklisted We Chat, Smesh & Lime. Army has already issued warning about using “True Caller” in 2014 when Truecaller database was hacked.
Source suggest, defence personnel who are located in tactical area are also requested to turn off GPS (or) location settings on their smartphone.