WhatsApp, the mobile messaging app developer that Facebook is acquiring for $19 billion, may be an attractive addition to the social network, thanks to WhatsApp’s 450 million active users and en vogue status. It may also be attractive to government spies and criminal hackers, thanks to several weaknesses in the encryption WhatsApp uses to protect messages from eavesdropping, researchers say.
Next thing you know somwone will be ratting out Harvard.
JSYK I would have broke these stories except some spoofer playing with the telephones woke me up early. I’m assuming they’re Canadians aware of my magical thinking ability to influence hockey games if I watch them.