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WhatsApp sues Israeli spyware firm for hacking phones of 1,400 people

WhatsApp has sued Israeli cyber surveillance company NSO Group, accusing it of hacking the phones of 1400 people including senior government officials, human rights activists and journalists. In new court filings, the messaging company alleged that Israeli spyware company used US-based servers to hack more than a dozen Indian journalists and Rwandan dissidents and therefore, […]

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How to see deleted WhatsApp messages on Android

Back in 2017, WhatsApp introduced a feature where users could delete their own messages. Apart from messages, they could remove photos, videos, or audio messages, thereby not letting anyone see what you might have sent by mistake. The feature is still quite popular but it seems that there’s actually a way to bypass this, well […]

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Malicious video files target WhatsApp users

WhatsApp has been hit by a security vulnerability that allows hackers to target victims using a specially-crafted MP4 file. The specially crafted MP4 file triggers the remote code execution (RCE) and denial of service (DoS) cyber-attack. Users are recommended to update their WhatsApp app to avoid being targeted. Facebook has issued an advisory, saying “A […]

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WhatsApp informed Indian Government about spyware in May 2019

WhatsApp informed the Modi Government in May about a privacy breach that affected some users in the country and worked quickly to resolve it, the company said in a statement, after the government demanded an explanation. “Our highest priority is the privacy and security of WhatsApp users. In May we quickly resolved a security issue […]

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World’s largest social networking family Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram facing issues

The world’s largest social networking family is facing an outage around the world. Since Sunday morning, users worldwide were experiencing issues while accessing Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp. Facebook.com domain is unavailable, Facebook owned services WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger are also down. This outage comes just a month after Facebook experienced it’s worst outage of over 24 […]

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No Whatsapp In Old Nokia, Android And Blackberry Phones

Whatsapp announced that it will stop spending its resources on older operating systems of Nokia, Android, Blackberry and Apple. Nokia phones running on symbian S-40 will stop functionality of whatsapp from tonight i.e. 31st December 2018. The S-40 operating system is very old, it first appeared in 1999 and then after Nokia was acquired by […]