Update your WhatsApp ASAP: Newly-discovered spyware can infect a phone just by a WhatsApp call

May 15, 2019 |
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Update your WhatsApp ASAP: Newly-discovered spyware can infect a phone just by a WhatsApp call

BENGALURU: WhatsApp, the popular end-to-end encrypted owned by Facebook, has asked users to update to the latest version of the app following the discovery of a spyware to be injected into a user’s phone through its phone calling feature. 

The spyware was developed by the Israeli cyber intelligence company NSO Group, according to a news report by the Financial Times, which first reported the vulnerability on Monday. 

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