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Israel: WhatsApp Security Gap Allowed Technology From Israeli Company to Spy on Phones

May 14, 2019 | 15:52 GMT

Researchers at Citizen Lab, an internet watchdog group, believe they have identified a security gap in WhatsApp, a messaging app owned by Facebook, that allowed technology from Israel's NSO Group to retrieve sensitive data from users, AP reported May 14....

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