One of the most famous and widely used social networking application WhatsApp gets infected by a nasty bug. The rare WhatsApp bug is allowing others to read your entire chats in the plain text. It happens once you have changed your phone number. This issue came to light when an Amazon employee Abby Fuller yesterday … Read moreAmazon Employee Reveals New WhatsApp Bug Which Exposes Entire Chat in Plain Text!
The renowned messaging app has started the work to introduce fingerprint authentication feature in a future update. The security feature purpose to make it harder for anyone to intercept the personal chats residing inside the WhatsApp. This mechanism is under development for Android phones. However, the release time is still undisclosed. According to WABetaInfo, the … Read moreWhatsApp Coming Up With Fingerprint Authentication For Android Users
The uncounted number of Reddit accounts have been locked out due to the prevailing security risk found by the site admin. Staff member “Sporkicide” observed unauthorized access due to which the account access was taken from the users. The Reddit notification post only disclosed that the “large number of accounts were locked down due to … Read moreYour Reddit Account Might be Locked Over Security Concern
The Australian government has passed a new security law recently. Under this law, the authorities will have more power to interrupt and seize all encrypted communications. The bill passed in Australia is named as ”Access and Assistance Bill”. The bill allows intelligence agencies to have access to coded conversations. The authorities will now be able … Read moreAustralia’s New Encryption Law Give More Power to Authorities to Get Hold of Encrypted Communications
Out of 34 reviewed apps, at least 21 were found sharing user data with the social media platform, Facebook. In the review conducted by Privacy International, a UK-based campaign group, it was revealed that these apps were sharing the data of individuals who don’t even have a Facebook account. 61% of these data-sharing apps include … Read more21 Popular Apps Exposed, Sharing User Data With Facebook
The bug permits 1,500 apps built by 876 developers to view user’s unposted photo which gets stored as drafts. On Friday Facebook revealed that there is a bug in its platform which enables the third-party apps to get easy access to unpublished photos of 6.8 million users. Facebook keeps the copies of photo drafts. Thus, … Read moreFacebook Unveils Bug Exposed up to 6.8 million user’s unposted photos
On Tuesday, the Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan proclaimed that the electronic products from the United States will be banned. He mainly emphasizes on the boycott of Apple iPhone saying, “If they have iPhone, there is Samsung on the other side. We have Vestel Venuüs in our country.” Erdogan boycotts iPhone amid fury at US sanctions [Going cheap: … Read moreTurkey To Boycott iPhone And US Electronics – Are They Hurting Themselves?
The social networking platform, Facebook has confirmed Reuters on Tuesday to shift responsibilities for all the users outside US, Canada and the EU to its main offices in California from currently present international HQ in Ireland. This move comes along the affirmation from the company that “we apply the same privacy protections everywhere, regardless of … Read moreFacebook Plays Cleverly Against New EU Privacy Rules
The final call is here. The results of the elections conducted for the killing of net neutrality have been announced on 14th Dec 2017. As expected the results are considered to be undemocratic and entirely in the favor of Ajit Pai. The US communications regulator has voted to weaken the rules that strengthen net neutrality. … Read moreNet Neutrality Repeal: EFF Once Again in Opposition to Pai’s Unfair Settlement
The “NO CARE” strategy: The story goes a long way back but the gist of it is the election about to be held in a few hours from now. The voting starts at 10:30 am, according to the current situation but if any delay is made, people shall be informed. The fate of the freedom … Read moreNet Neutrality : Ultimate FCC Election, Just a Few hours Away