Facebook for iOS shows severe privacy bug: Camera activated without user consent

Attention all iOS user! Facebook for iOS were reported for a severe bug which invades user privacy by activating the camera on the background! This has been reported and confirmed by several iOS user.



There has been 5 different model of iPhones running iOS 13.2.2 facing this privacy issue. It also highlights an issue where the camera is unable to be activated on iOS 12.

Facebook for iOS is expected to fix this issue in the next few updates. If you are highly concern on your own privacy, it’s best to revoke camera access for Facebook app in iOS.