Technical Companies Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon

2017年1月14日 星期六

WhatsApp backdoor allows snooping on encrypted messages


A security backdoor that can be used to allow Facebook and others to intercept and read encrypted messages has been found within WhatsApp.
"Facebook claims that no one can intercept WhatsApp messages, not even the company and its staff, ensuring privacy for its billion-plus users. But new research shows that the company could in fact read messages due to the way WhatsApp has implemented its end-to-end encryption protocol."

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