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 …