WhatsApp Bug Allowed Hackers To Hack Your Account With Just A Video Call

A security researcher at Google’s Project Zero discovered a strange bug in WhatsApp that allowed hackers to take control of the app if they just knew your phone number. All they had to do was placing you a video call […] The post.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 11th, 2018

Facebook"s WhatsApp says has fixed video call security bug

A bug in Facebook's WhatsApp messaging service allowed hackers to take over users' applications when they answered an incoming video call, technology websites ZDnet and The Register reported on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2018

Old WhatsApp Chats Are Disappearing, And No One Has Any Clue Why

Earlier this month WhatsApp fixed a crucial bug that potentially allowed hackers to crash it during a video call. However, many users are now reporting a new issue after the last bug was patched. It se.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 18th, 2018

WhatsApp vulnerability allowed hackers to inject spyware on phones, FT reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMay 14th, 2019

You’ve Got a WhatsApp Notification: You May Have Been Hacked

The company urged users to update the app. WhatsApp pressed users to update its messaging service, following a report that a vulnerability in the software allowed attackers to hack into peopl.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 14th, 2019

WhatsApp Group Video Call Feature Receives Limited Beta Rollout

The WhatsApp group video call feature has already be.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 21st, 2018

Hackers hit American Eagle Credit Union

Where to call if your American Eagle account was hacked.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 20th, 2018

WhatsApp Bug Let Hackers Use Video Calls to Take Control of Accounts

WhatsApp Bug Let Hackers Use Video Calls to Take Control of Accounts.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 11th, 2018

Apple FaceTime bug lets users spy on their friends

On Jan. 29, Apple disabled its Group FaceTime feature in response to a reported a glitch that allowed callers to listen in on a recipients' audio and video even if they didn't answer the call......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 29th, 2019

Cyber Saturday—Facebook Data Ownership, WhatsApp Phone Hack, ‘Blockchain Week’

Cyber Saturday—Facebook Data Ownership, WhatsApp Phone Hack, ‘Blockchain Week’.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 18th, 2019

WhatsApp hack: The spy firm reportedly behind the attack

The NSO Group's Pegasus software is believed to be at the heart of a major new spyware attack that affects billions of people......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 15th, 2019

Human rights lawyer at the center of the WhatsApp security breach calls hack "ironic"

Facebook admitted it had a security breach and recommends updating WhatsApp......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 15th, 2019

​WhatsApp voice calls used to inject Israeli spyware on phones

A vulnerability in the Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp has allowed attackers to inject commercial Israeli spyware on to phones, the company and a spyware technology dealer said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 14th, 2019

Worried about the WhatsApp hack? Here’s how to update your app.

Update your WhatsApp if you haven't already......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 14th, 2019

Update WhatsApp now to avoid spyware installation from a single missed call

NSO Pegasus spyware can turn on a phone’s camera and mic and collect emails, messages, and location data.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 14th, 2019

Cold Storage Key As Shown In Binance Hack

Off the back of news that hackers have stolen more than $40 million in cryptocurrency from crypto exchange Binance, please find below commentary from industry experts on how cold storage can improve safety. Tara Annison, Technical Product.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 9th, 2019

Debt collectors could soon be allowed to call, text and email you every day

Consumer advocates are calling the CFPB’s proposals ‘harassment.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2019

Debt collectors could be allowed to call, text and email you every day

Consumer advocates are calling the CFPB’s proposals ‘harassment.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2019

Binance Considered Pushing for Bitcoin Rollback Following $40 Million Hack

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao said the team considered pushing for a rollback on the bitcoin network after hackers stole 7,000 bitcoin......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 8th, 2019

Amazon"s video ad push, Jeffrey Katzenberg"s pitch to advertisers, and iHeart"s Apple hack

Reuters Hi! Welcome to another edition of the Advertising and Media Insider newsletter, where we recap all the big stories we worked on this past week. If someo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 7th, 2019

Chinese Hackers Copy NSA Hacking Software, Use It To Attack US Allies

A Chinese hack.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 7th, 2019