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WhatsApp disclosed 12 security flaws last year, after Jeff Bezos’ phone was reportedly hacked

  • WhatsApp disclosed 12 security vulnerabilities last year, according to the US National Vulnerabilities Database, including seven that were classed as “critical.”
  • According to the database, seen by the Financial Times, the number of reported vulnerabilities was significantly higher than in previous years, when only one or two security reports were made.
  • Reports of flaws within the Facebook-owned messaging app have sparked questions about the security of the app amid reports that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ phone was hacked by the Saudi Crown Prince.

Full article here: https://www.businessinsider.nl/jeff-bezos-hack-whatsapp-disclosed-security-flaws-last-year-ft-2020-1?international=true&r=US

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