Facebook’s What’sApp’s Back Door Vulnerability

The Guardian January 13, 2017 reported a back door vulnerability in Facebook’s WhatsApp.  It has to do with how private keys are handled.   This vulnerability has been know for sometime.  Signal’s Private Messaging has the same underlying technology is NOT vulnerable as it has rigid key-handling protocols.

The Guardian’s view on Digital Privacy – an editorial.

Details on WhatsApp security issue.

 

2017-02-15T18:15:18+00:00 January 14th, 2017|