New WhatsApp Security Flaw Might Allow Attacker to Suspend your Account

April 14, 2021

All Whatsapp users must beware of a new Whatsapp security flaw that allows anyone to deactivate your account using your phone number. The hackers don’t need any information about the user except the phone number. In this flaw, the attacker can block your account but will not gain any access to it. Hackers only Need Phone Number to Block Your WhatsApp Account The security researchers Luis Marquez Carpintero and Ernesto Canales Perena first discovered the flaw…

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WhatsApp Pay remains in the slow lane four months since November launch

April 14, 2021

Unified Payments Interface (UPI) transactions through WhatsApp remained tepid in March, four months since the feature went live for 20 million users on the messaging app. Despite early predictions that payments via the messaging app would explode once the feature went live, WhatsApp accounted for only 0.02% of UPI volumes and 0.01% of transaction value. Industry executives FE spoke to said that the limited number of transactions might be attributable to the…

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