Surveillance Telegram moves to protect identity of Hong Kong protesters

Telegram, a popular encrypted messaging app, will allow users to hide their telephone numbers to protect identity. This is to safeguard …

News DDoS attack on Telegram coincided with Hong Kong protests

Social networking giant Telegram announced Wednesday that it suffered a massive DDoS attack that forced its server to go offline …

News Vulnerability in Telegram messenger

Security researcher Dhiraj Mishra has recently uncovered a vulnerability in Telegram’s desktop version which has been exposing users’ private and …

Information Security Telegram banned in Russia for not handing over encryption keys to Putin

The Telegram app, termed by the Russian government as the messenger of choice for "international terrorist organisations in Russia", was …

News Iraqi hackers beating Islamic State hackers in their own game on Telegram

With remnants of the once-feared Islamic State terrorist group driven off from Syrian and Iraqi territories, it's not all good …

News WhatsApp flaw let hackers hijack accounts with image trick

Cyber criminals could hijack users’ WhatsApp and Telegram accounts by sending specially-crafted malicious images, according to security experts. Researchers from …