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WhatsApp New Vulnerability Might Compromise 2FA Codes on Android and iOS

WhatsApp released a two-factor verification function of billion of users in 2017. The company intended to extra secure the messages. Meaning that when a user sets up WhatsApp on a new device, a one-time password will be sent for verification. The OTP sent on your registered number guarantees you that no one can’t access your WhatsApp account. So, what can be wrong with the messaging app? Over time, the messaging service’s vulnerabilities and bugs have always been criticized. A recent report, however, turns WhatsApp’s 2FA authentification passcode into a questionable…

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WhatsApp Teams Up With the WHO and Developed a Coronavirus Info Chatbot

WhatsApp decided to keep its users informed and safe by updating them with the latest coronavirus info. So, it teamed up with the WHO (the World Health Organization) to develop an especially designed chatbot. They released the chatbot, and users can only text “hi” at +41 79 893 1892 for more information about the coronavirus. The service will take a couple of seconds to respond with the latest data, a series of prompts, and, of course, a few emojis. As a way of fighting the misinformation on the app, this…

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WhatsApp Tests Self-Destructing Messages, a Snapchat-like Feature

Snapchat has an exciting way of messaging. Users are choosing this popular app because it has a unique messaging feature. The feature is called self-destructing messages, which means that after you send a message, the message will delete itself from the chat room. The same thing happens to images; you send an image that will then be removed shortly. Other apps are trying to introduce this feature in their own char rooms. One of them being the top-rated WhatsApp instant messaging app. WhatsApp has a similar messaging feature where you…

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WhatsApp Messenger 2.20.91 Beta Update is Now Available

WhatsApp is the most used messaging app in the world, but recently, it has registered a rise in use. The increase comes from Italy, as 60 million people in the country face a coronavirus lockdown, and the many daily interactions are made through WhatsApp. According to a recent report, WhatsApp users in Italy are making 20 percent more calls and sending 20 percent more messages through the app than they did a year ago. Messaging platforms help people feel closer to their loved ones in a culture where united extended…

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Unofficial WhatsApp Applications Are Gaining Popularity in Certain Countries

Among hundreds of thousands of messaging applications on the market, WhatsApp is the most popular. The platform boasts more than 1.5 billion active users per month, but this popularity also means it has a lot of unofficial versions. Recent reports state that such unofficial WhatsApp platforms are gaining a lot of popularity in certain regions. These unofficial WhatsApp platforms usually pack more features than the original version; for instance, GBWhatsApp enables you to view other users’ status even if they remove it. Unofficial WhatsApp Platforms Are Becoming Popular Numerous such applications…

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WhatsApp Has Now Made the Dark Mode Available

Dark mode has now become a necessity for people all over the world as it is a more comfortable mode to use on mobile phones, especially during night time. Popular applications like Telegram and Twitter have already released the useful mode feature, and now WhatsApp has gotten it as well. It took a long time for the implementation to come live, but it has finally arrived, as a Twitter post from WhatsApp stated. After testing it for a few months in beta mode, it has finally released the feature for both Android…

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How to Reply WhatsApp Messages While You Appear Offline

Are you trying to avoid the social pressure on WhatsApp? We are going to show you a couple of tricks that will save your life. All you need to do is reply to messages while you appear offline. If you don’t know how to do that already, we are going to walk you through it, so have a seat and read below. How to Reply WhatsApp Messages Appearing Offline Use the notification bar The first trick is to reply to messages via notifications. If you reply to a message directly…

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WhatsApp News: Security Flaw, Revealed By Exclusive Investigation

It’s been just revealed by Deutsche Welle that WhatsApp has a security flaw, according to a new investigation. It seems that links to private WhatsApp groups can be easily found online, and this happens despite the public outrage, which has led the company to change its stance and remove them from Google as well. Despite the removal, it seems that there are still available Internet archives that are still storing data, according to the latest info coming from security researcher Lav Kumar. Internet archives storing data are available online  He…

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WhatsApp Privacy Flaw Made Google To Index Group Chats

A Twitter user identified something quite intriguing recently. Google is supposedly recording WhatsApp group chats’ links, meaning our private group chats could be more discoverable. So, any invitation to WhatsApp group chats is recorded by Google, according to Motherboard. Also, Jordan Wildon, a journalist, detailed on its last Twitter post that he found how the messaging app’s “Invite to Group Link” option allows Google to record groups, turning them as available on the Internet. Such a thing happens because the links are shared outside the app’s secure private chat service.…

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How to Save WhatsApp Status Images on Smartphones

WhatsApp is, without a doubt, one of the most popular messaging apps in the world, with more than two billion active accounts and hundreds of millions of users each day. WhatsApp is the most popular app at the moment The success of the app stems from a long stream of updates that have brought a rich selection of new features. A major boon for the users is represented by the fact that Facebook has acquired the developer behind the app. While in the past, users had to pay a minor…

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