Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Spying - That's WhatsApp

WhatsApp users are being urged to update their apps, after it emerged that hackers are exploiting a software flaw to wiretap people's phones.

The flaw reportedly allows attackers to install malicious code, known as "spyware", on iPhones and Android phones by ringing up the target device. ​

The code can be transmitted even if the user does not answer the phone and a log of the call often disappears, the Financial Times reported. more

Not sure if WhatsApp is spying on your Android phone? Check here.