The researchers then tried to match that info with other social media networks to identify people.
They succeeded 60 percent of the time (the researchers didn't specify how many attempts they made to do so).
Of course all of this assumes you haven’t already thrown your phone down the garbage disposal, crawled under your bed, never to venture out again.
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There are a few things the researchers recommend you do, should you wish to continue your quest to find love. You should also use a VPN and malware detector on your phone.
And it's also probably best to skip including anything deeply specific on your dating profile, since it can be used to help identify you.
That means someone could find you basically right in your apartment, instead of in a several block radius.
The researchers also found that for a few of the apps transmission of certain information was not encrypted.
So for Tinder, Bumble (only on Android), Paktor, and Badoo (only on i OS) it was possible to use uploaded photos to see the other accounts a user is viewing.