Facebook rewards Indian ethical hacker for spotting WhatsApp bug

Facebook has rewarded a 19-year-old engineering student from Kerala for spotting a memory corruption bug on popular instant messaging platform WhatsApp. KS Ananthakrishna, a BTech student at Pathanamthitta Mount Zion College of Engineering, detected the bug that enabled other people to completely remove files on WhatsApp without the knowledge of the user, according to a […]