Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - Google Sued Over Children's In-App Android Purchases->

Submitted by jfruh
jfruh (300774) writes "Android apps sold through the Google Play app store require the user to enter their username and password before making an in-app purchase — but once they've done that, they can continue to do so for half an hour without re-authenticating. Now a lawsuit is claiming this loophole allows children to run up in-app purchases on their parents' credit cards, 'causing Google to pocket millions of dollars.'"
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Google Sued Over Children's In-App Android Purchases

Comments Filter:

The sooner you fall behind, the more time you have to catch up.

Working...