The encrypted OTT comms service has allegedly been undermined by malicious code that allows spies to take control of a mobile phone’s OS.
As we realize the dream of all-IP communications, so we must become conscious of the manifold impact on the risk environment.
Rumors spread via WhatsApp have incited a spate of killings in India. The IT Minister responded by seeking a dilution of privacy.
Telcos are turning to unsupervised machine learning to identify new and increasingly complex patterns of criminal behavior.
The new regulation will require comms providers to create backdoors for encryption.
The first of 10 posts on RAFM trends and issues focuses on the potentially massive impact of over the top services.
End-to-end encryption in messaging tools like Whatsapp can be rendered irrelevant by duplicating the victim’s account.
The Electronic Privacy Information Center has complained to the US Federal Trade Commission about Facebook’s proposed purchase of Whatsapp. Their concern is that the 450mn…