Tags WhatsApp

Facebook blames networking issues, not a cyberattack, for long downtime

by Jeff Stone • 9 months ago

Smoke doesn't always mean fire.

WhatsApp adds end-to-end encryption to chat backups, locking up data in the cloud

by Tonya Riley • 10 months ago

The feature gives users a safer way to back up messages.

WhatsApp hit with $267 million GDPR fine for bungling user privacy disclosure

by Tonya Riley • 10 months ago

Facebook is appealing the decision.

Hackers exploit WhatsApp modification tool to snoop on texts, force paid subscriptions

by Tim Starks • 10 months ago

Getting "improved" features via modded software might come with security downgrades.

Signal endures 'technical difficulties' amid new popularity

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

Millions of people have downloaded the app in recent weeks.

Tech titans throw weight behind WhatsApp allegations in NSO surveillance lawsuit

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

Major firms are joining ranks against NSO.