Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#608 WhatsApp vs Telegram
The competition for the most secure instant messaging tool has been running for years. It re-surfaced this month when WhatsApp announced it has completed implementing end-to-end encryption. Curiously, in security research circles, this has resulted in endless debates between WhatsApp and Telegram. Very much like Emacs vs Vi, everybody has a (strong) opinion, but there is no general consensus.
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#610 Your phone number is all a hacker needs to read texts, listen to calls and track you
#609 Web host 123-reg deletes sites in clean-up error
#608 WhatsApp vs Telegram
#607 Ransomware: past, present, and future
#606 Widespread JBoss backdoors a major threat
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