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Privacy Twitter, WhatsApp Sanctions Loom in EU Privacy Crackdown

Twitter Inc. and Facebook Inc.’s WhatsApp are in the firing line as Europe’s leading privacy watchdog for U.S. tech giants edges closer to delivering its first major sanctions under the region’s...

Privacy Twitter, WhatsApp Sanctions Loom in European Privacy Crackdown

Twitter Inc. and Facebook Inc.’s WhatsApp are in the firing line as Europe’s leading privacy watchdog for U.S. tech giants edges closer to delivering its first major sanctions under the region’s...

Privacy WhatsApp reportedly testing a new privacy feature that could make your chats more secure

WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new privacy-focused feature in its latest beta build that will allow Android users to password protect their chat backups. WhatsApp offers backup of your chats on ...

Privacy Privacy warning over WhatsApp group chats as ‘they can be found on Google’

WhatsApp group chats are not as private as some users might think - with groups easily discoverable on Google if an invitation link has been shared online. WhatsApp user Jordan Wildon found private...

Privacy WhatsApp Shock: Design Flaw Threatens Group Chat Users' Privacy And Security

WhatsApp group chat invites could be easily found online The latest WhatsApp design flaw could threaten the privacy and security of group chat owners WhatsApp released a statement advising users...

Privacy Google search is showing invitations to private WhatsApp groups

You can find sensitive data in some cases. Your private WhatsApp group might not be as private as you'd like. DW journalist Jordan Wildon has noticed that Google is indexing at least some WhatsApp ...

Privacy Privacy-centric messenger Signal is ramping up to take on WhatsApp

Facebook’s track record when it comes to privacy has never been good, and with the company only recently making moves towards not adding advertisements to WhatsApp, its userbase is understandably ...

Privacy WhatsApp privacy features: Enable these settings now to keep your chats safe

Update your profile, status and group privacy settings: Worried about who all can view your status updates and ... This is the primary reason as to why you should update your apps regularly and...

Privacy TikTok, Whatsapp, Twitter, FB bound to reveal info if govt asks; 400 million users to lose privacy

The Internet and Mobile Association of India, a trade group that counts Facebook Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google among its members, responded that the requirements “would be a ...

Privacy WhatsApp hits 2 billion users, touts privacy, but issues remain

The two billion milestone comes 11 years after the messaging app launched. Announcing the milestone in a blog post, WhatsApp touted the security of its platform–and its new privacy website....

Privacy WhatsApp data to govt? Mechanism needed to ensure citizen?s rights and privacy

Even in the case of phone taps, the Justice Srikrishna panel has said India ?lacks sufficient legal and procedural safeguards to protect individual civil liberties?.

Privacy WhatsApp data to govt? Mechanism needed to ensure citizen’s rights and privacy

The problem, however, is what this does to the privacy of individuals, which, the Supreme Court has ruled, is a fundamental right. While a WhatsApp has consistently claimed it cannot trace...

Privacy How to hide your online status on WhatsApp to protect your privacy

You can easily hide your online status on WhatsApp by changing or disabling your "Last Seen" setting in the app.

Privacy Instagram, Oculus and WhatsApp are missing from Facebook's privacy booth at CES

demos of a new privacy tool called off-Facebook activity that hasn't fully rolled out globally yet. The tool lets you disconnect your online browsing activity from your social media account. That's...

Privacy WhatsApp’s 5 privacy features every user must know

Apart from introducing a bunch of features to enhance the look and efficiency, Facebook-owned WhatsApp has also paid fair attention to the privacy of users. Take a look at five privacy features of ...

Privacy EU To Relaunch Push To Regulate WhatsApp, Skype On Privacy

The European Union has struggled to revamp privacy and data rules on telecoms since a proposal in January 2017 met with strong opposition from member states and fierce lobbying by big tech companies.

Privacy Govt Intensifies Demand For Data Localisation After WhatsApp Privacy Breach

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Privacy India puts WhatsApp's impending payments service on ice due to data localisation fracas

"We have asked WhatsApp to explain the kind of breach and what it is doing to safeguard the privacy of millions of Indian citizens," said Ravi Shankar ... that has dogged non-Indian companies and...

Privacy EU Countries Fail to Agree on Privacy Rules Governing WhatsApp, Skype

EU Countries Fail to Agree on Privacy Rules Governing WhatsApp, Skype FILE PHOTO: Men pose with smartphones in front of displayed Whatsapp logo in this illustration September 14, 2017. REUTERS/Dado...

Privacy WhatsApp flaw leaves users data vulnerable to attack from hackers

A WhatsApp flaw that could let hackers steal users' chat messages, pictures and private information has been uncovered ... and says there is no evidence of it being exploited by hackers to steal data.