WhatsApp Critical security flaw in WhatsApp allows manipulation of messages

Security researchers at Checkpoint have revealed the existence of a critical security flaw in messaging platform WhatsApp that allows anyone …

Information Security What can we learn from the WhatsApp breach?

Paul Farrington, EMEA CTO, Veracode, discusses WhatsApp’s handling of its vulnerability disclosure and what this breach says about the way …

Threats Hackers exploited critical flaw in WhatsApp to inject spyware into devices

A critical security vulnerability in WhatsApp allowed malicious actors to inject surveillance malware into users' devices, the online messaging service …

News Hackers could expose all your WhatsApp conversations if you have not updated yet

Tamagotchi Hacker and Google Project Zero security researcher Natalie Silvanovich discovered a flaw in WhatsApp messenger which allows hackers to …

News WhatsApp tackles online fraud with new ‘suspicious link detection’ feature

In a bid to defeat fraudsters using its platform to carry out phishing attacks on unsuspecting users, WhatsApp is now …

News Malicious spyware Skygofree caught reading encrypted WhatsApp messages

A malicious software named Skygofree was used by cyber criminals to read encrypted WhatsApp messages and to force smartphones to …

News Critical security flaw enables WhatsApp servers to add people to private groups

Researchers have uncovered a serious flaw in WhatsApp that allows anyone who control's WhatsApp servers to add new people to …

News EU to investigate WhatsApp & Facebook for controversial user consent policies

Facebook and WhatsApp are set to be probed by an EU data protection authority for not obtaining appropriate user consent …

News Amber Rudd puts her hands up, says ‘I don’t understand encryption’

UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd is pitching for a compromise so that the government can obtain metadata from social media …

News Government’s request for encryption backdoor rejected by WhatsApp

WhatsApp recently declined a government request to gain access to encrypted messages that could help the government track those who …

News WhatsApp’s new encryption mechanism is a nightmare for hackers

WhatsApp quietly added a new encryption mechanism to make it increasingly difficult for anyone to access data uploaded to the …

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 …