WhatsApp

WhatsApp’s Security Flaw Will Allow Threat Actors to Impersonate You and Send Messages

WhatsApp’s Security Flaw Will Allow Threat Actors to Impersonate You and Send Messages

Checkpoint Research has unearthed a new flaw in WhatsApp. The vulnerability can potentially allow people to fake messages. The worst part is that there is currently no fix for this issue.

WhatsApp Could Soon Let you Remain Active on Multiple Devices

WhatsApp Could Soon Let you Remain Active on Multiple Devices

WhatsApp is reportedly working on a new system that will allow users to remain active on the same WhatsApp account across multiple devices at the same time. The release of this feature alongside a dedicated WhatsApp app for the iPad would make a lot of sense.

WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram down for Users Globally

WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram down for Users Globally

WhatsApp, Facebook, and Instagram seem to be down for most of the users globally. People have complained that they are not able to send messages. Apparently, only text messaging is working on WhatsApp, when users are trying to send photos, videos, and voice messages it is not going through. Users are greeted with “download failed” error message.

WhatsApp Exploit Allowed Hackers to Install Spyware on Phones

WhatsApp Exploit Allowed Hackers to Install Spyware on Phones

WhatsApp has disclosed a vulnerability in its iOS and Android client which allowed hackers to install spyware on devices by exploiting a buffer overflow vulnerability in the WhatsApp VoIP stack.

Facebook’s Portal is Launching Internationally and Adding WhatsApp Support

Facebook’s Portal is Launching Internationally and Adding WhatsApp Support

Earlier today, Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, confirmed that the future of the social network is privacy. The core app also got redesigned for good measure, and Instagram is getting some major tweaks. Next up, some big news for Facebook’s video calling devices.

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp Are Down for Users Globally [Update: Back Online]

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp Are Down for Users Globally [Update: Back Online]

It looks like Facebook services across the world are currently affected by an outage. This includes Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp. Combined, these services are used by over a billion people on a daily basis.

WhatsApp Will Soon Gain Support for iPad

WhatsApp Will Soon Gain Support for iPad

In a move that’s going to make a lot of iPad owners happy, WhatsApp is finally working on adding iPad support to its app. While WhatsApp is available on the App Store, it is only compatible with the iPhone and does not show up when searched from an iPad.

Facebook is Focusing on Encrypted, Ephemeral Messaging in the Future

Facebook is Focusing on Encrypted, Ephemeral Messaging in the Future

How can Facebook, a company that has relied on handing out personal user information, find a new way forward in 2019?

How to Lock WhatsApp on iPhone Using Face ID or Touch ID

How to Lock WhatsApp on iPhone Using Face ID or Touch ID

WhatsApp has finally added Face ID/Touch ID support to its iOS app. This means that one can now lock WhatsApp and protect it using Face ID or Touch ID. Given how popular the app has become in Europe, UAE, India, and other parts of Asia, this was a much-needed feature.

You Can Now Lock WhatsApp On Your iPhone Using Face ID/Touch ID

You Can Now Lock WhatsApp On Your iPhone Using Face ID/Touch ID

The latest WhatsApp update for iOS has added the ability to lock the app using Face ID or Touch ID. Since iOS itself locks a native app locking ability, it is up to developers to add this feature to their apps.