What's behind the WhatsApp Spyware Hack? | DW News

What's behind the WhatsApp Spyware Hack? | DW News
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There’s been a major security breach at one of the world’s largest communications apps. WhatsApp has discovered a vulnerability that allowed remote spyware to be installed on mobile devices. A British newspaper is reporting that Israeli security firm NSO Group developed the surveillance software. The report said a UK attorney involved in a lawsuit against the NSO Group was among selected targets. WhatsApp is urging its 1.5 billion users to install the latest update as a precaution.
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