Posts Tagged ‘WhatsApp’

Hackers abused WhatsApp flaw to instal spyware

By BLOOMBERG
SAN FRANCISCO • A security flaw in WhatsApp, one of the most popular messaging apps in the world, allowed sophisticated attackers to ...

Australia passes anti-encryption law

By BLOOMBERG
CANBERRA • Australia’s Parliament passed some of the world’s toughest anti-encryption legislation yesterday, installing a bill that seeks ...

Australia set to pass encryption law

By BLOOMBERG
CANBERRA • Australia is set to pass legislation giving police and intelligence agencies access to encrypted messages on platforms such as ...

DBS starts Wealth Chat service using WhatsApp, WeChat platforms

Singapore • DBS Group Holdings Ltd, South-East Asia’s biggest bank, unveiled a service that will allow wealthy clients to interact with their relationship ...

Consumers can now lodge SST-related complaints via WhatsApp

by BERNAMA 
Members of the public can now lodge complaints related to the Sales and Service Tax (SST) by sending a Whatsapp message ...

Hike unveils software that works without active data

by BLOOMBERG
BANGALORE • WhatsApp rival Hike of India is introducing a version of Android that lets users message, make payments and access information ...

WhatsApp gets 1 month to stop data sharing with Facebook

By BLOOMBERG
LUXEMBOURG • Facebook Inc’s messaging service WhatsApp was given a one month ultimatum by one of Europe’s strictest privacy watchdogs, ...

China disrupts WhatsApp as censor tools grow stronger

The interference marks a step up from July, when local users began experiencing sporadic issues sending images, voice messages
by BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • ...

Facebook’s WhatsApp blocked in China amid censorship push

by Bloomberg
Facebook Inc.’s WhatsApp messaging service has been partially blocked in China, following a censorship crackdown by the government. ...