Global  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

WhatsApp discovers surveillance attack

WorldNews Tuesday, 14 May 2019 ()
WhatsApp discovers surveillance attackHackers were able to remotely install surveillance software on phones and other...
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Credit: TomoNews US - Published < > Embed
News video: WhatsApp urges users upgrade after spyware attack

WhatsApp urges users upgrade after spyware attack 01:18

JERUSALEM — WhatsApp strongly urged all its users to upgrade to the latest version of the messaging app following reports that vulnerabilities could leave their phones open to spyware. According to the Financial Times, hackers were able to remotely install surveillance software on phones and other...

Recent related videos from verified sources

Police asking for help identifying retail theft suspects [Video]Police asking for help identifying retail theft suspects

A bipartisan plan just introduced on capitol hill is aimed at curbing the use of tobacco products and e-cigarettes among teens. New bill would raise the age to purchase tobacco products. The Eaton..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 00:25Published

Surveillance video evidence thrown out in Jupiter spa prostitution case [Video]Surveillance video evidence thrown out in Jupiter spa prostitution case

A Palm Beach County judge ruled Monday afternoon that surveillance video will be thrown out of evidence in a major prostitution case involving two workers at Orchids of Asia Day Spa in Jupiter.

Credit: WPTV News | West Palm Beach     Duration: 00:32Published

China claims social credit system will 'restore trust' [Video]China claims social credit system will 'restore trust'

A report from China's National Development and Reform Commission published in the Global Times states that authorities are developing security regulations over privacy leak concerns.

Credit: Reuters - 3D Animations (Next Me     Duration: 01:16Published

Cameras help catch mail thieves [Video]Cameras help catch mail thieves

Cheap, high quality surveillance more common

Credit: KGUN, Tucson, AZ     Duration: 01:52Published

Caught on camera: German Shepherd confronts burglar inside of home [Video]Caught on camera: German Shepherd confronts burglar inside of home

Kristin King was working Thursday morning when she got a strange call from her home surveillance company, SimpliSafe.

Credit: WXYZ Detroit     Duration: 02:24Published

WEB EXTRA: Surveillance Cameras Capture Chaotic Armed Robbery Outside Lauderdale Lakes Liquor Store [Video]WEB EXTRA: Surveillance Cameras Capture Chaotic Armed Robbery Outside Lauderdale Lakes Liquor Store

A heavily-armed crew of four men fumbled their way through a robbery Sunday in broad daylight outside a Lauderdale Lakes liquor store. The stunned victim left the scene before authorities arrived...

Credit: CBS4 Miami     Duration: 02:29Published

'Gumball Bandit': Man Caught on Video Dragging Gumball Machine from Utah Hospital [Video]'Gumball Bandit': Man Caught on Video Dragging Gumball Machine from Utah Hospital

Police are on the lookout for a gumball bandit. Surveillance video caught a man driving up to the front window of a Utah medical center.

Credit: KSTU     Duration: 01:04Published

Chelsea Manning Requests To Quash Grand Jury Subpoena [Video]Chelsea Manning Requests To Quash Grand Jury Subpoena

According to the Huffington Post, Chelsea Manning faces another grand jury subpoena to testify about her contacts with WikiLeaks. But the former U.S. Army soldier asked a federal court to quash the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published


Recent related news from verified sources

There's no way to know for sure whether your smartphone was infected by the WhatsApp attack. But here are some signs you should look out for.

There's no way to know for sure whether your smartphone was infected by the WhatsApp attack. But here are some signs you should look out for.
· A vulnerability in Facebook's WhatsApp messaging app made it possible for attackers to spread surveillance software to mobile devices through a phone...
Business Insider

Exclusive: Sri Lankan software engineer, under Indian surveillance, key in Easter attack

A Sri Lankan software engineer suspected by authorities in Sri Lanka of having provided technical and logistical support to the Easter Sunday suicide bombers was...
Reuters Also reported by •Zee NewsGloucester CitizenDNA

WhatsApp urges 1.5 billion users to update apps - immediately

WhatsApp urges 1.5 billion users to update apps - immediately
WhatsApp has urged its users to update their apps after concerns were raised hackers could inject surveillance software on to phones via the call function.The...
New Zealand Herald

WhatsApp attack allowed hackers to install surveillance tech


TechRadar

You Might Like


Other recent news in Front Page

Formula One champion and aviation entrepreneur NIKI LAUDA dies at 70HUAWEI founder Ren Zhengfei says clash with the US was ‘inevitable’
Trump's Huawei ban could spell big trouble for AUSTRALIANiki Lauda, one of FORMULA ONE's greatest drivers, has died
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.