The app, called InstaAlert, was snagging usernames and passwords and sending them to a remote server, according to the developer who spotted it.
"The days of a platform holder working in isolation are long-gone."
Complications on the Apple Watch are about to get a whole lot more useful.
Due to launch in November, Logitech says its Create keyboard case will be the first iPad Pro case to be available from a third-party manufacturer.
Apple says "serious" gamers will be able to use Apple-certified MFi game controllers with the new Apple TV.
Apple is reportedly planning by next week to only sell accessories that are in packaging co-designed by the iPhone maker.
With a new software development kit and a $100 million dollar investment fund, Amazon wants third parties to help make the Alexa-controlled smart speaker even smarter.
With your Apple Watch, you can trick your iPhone into thinking you have pressed the volume button to take a photo with Camera+, Flickr, Snapchat and other third-party apps.
Whether you're more the practical type that just wants standard messaging features or someone who loves spicing up your conversations with something extra, this collection has the app for you.
As Apple Watch becomes available, you need to know what apps are your worth your while. CNET's Scott Stein has several suggestions.