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WhatsApp bug could have allowed hackers to access files on your PC

A critical security issue has been discovered in the desktop client of WhatsApp that could allow remote hackers access to your desktop files on Windows or Mac computer when paired with an iPhone. However, the vulnerability has now been fixed by the messaging service’s parent company, Facebook. Discovered by PerimeterX […]

Top Government officials across 20 countries targets of WhatsApp hacking

Smartphones of senior government officials, journalists, human activists, and military officers across 20 U.S. allied countries were targeted earlier this year with an Israeli spyware that used WhatsApp to take over users’ phones, said sources familiar with an internal investigation of Facebook-owned instant messaging platform. Some of the victims of […]

WhatsApp’s new interesting features coming soon for Android and iOS users

WhatsApp is working on some new features for Android and iOS users WhatsApp, the most popular instant messaging service, has been working incessantly this year to add a range of new features for users of its platform. Besides rolling out features such as WhatsApp stories, Delete for everyone, Group calling […]

WhatsApp To Stop Working on These Phones From February 2020

WhatsApp will no longer work on these Phones from February next year Alert WhatsApp users! The world’s most popular instant messaging app will no longer be supported on all Android phones running on Android 2.3.7 operating system and older and iPhones running on iOS 8 or lower from February 1, […]

WhatsApp, Telegram media files can be hacked, say researchers

Vulnerability in WhatsApp and Telegram could allow hackers to manipulate your private media files Researchers from cyber-security firm Symantec on Monday revealed in a blog post that a flaw in popular instant messaging and end-to-end encryption platforms, WhatsApp and Telegram could allow hackers to manipulate your private media files that are transferred […]

WhatsApp to take legal action if you send bulk messages, misuse app

WhatsApp users will now face legal action for violating terms of use Earlier this year, Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp had limited the number of times users can forward any single message to five people only, in an attempt to reduce the spread of misinformation and fake news. Despite this, the […]

WhatsApp confirms vulnerability in its app after report of spyware attack

WhatsApp vulnerability allowed hackers to snoop on users’ calls and messages via spyware Facebook-owned WhatsApp recently confirmed vulnerability in its app that allowed attackers to install malicious spyware that could have been used for surveillance on phone calls made over the app without users’ knowledge. The vulnerability, which was first reported […]

WhatsApp adds fingerprint lock feature to guard your chats on iPhones

Now protect your WhatsApp chats on iPhones with the new fingerprint lock feature, here’s how Most of us lock our smartphones devices with a password so that we can protect our data and privacy. However, once the device is unlocked, not only your data but also your private chats sent […]