The messages you send on WhatsApp can be changed or altered. Researchers claim this after checking the WhatsApp security vulnerabilities. This means that hackers can not only change the text that you are sending to others but also change the identity of the sender.
This security vulnerabilities allow the hackers to change/alter WhatsApp messages and the most vulnerable is a group conversation. This includes quoted messages which are edited which fools the reader to be consider it a group message but instead it is a private message.
3 ways of security breach in your Whatsapp!!
- USE OF ‘QUOTE’ FUNCTION:
This includes quoted messages which are edited which fools the reader to be consider it a group message but instead it is a private message by changing the identity of the sender.
2. HACKER CAN ALSO ALTER MESSAGE YOU SEND TO YOUR CONTACTS:
Yes, You heard it right! hackers can also change the entire message you send to anybody. You might be worried after reading this, well you should be and avoid yourself to engage into any unknown groups.
3. ALLOWS HACKERS TO SEND PRIVATE TEXTS TO ANY GROUP MEMBER:
It also enables hackers to send private messages to any group member, fooling them it to be as a public message. SO, once you click it or open it your whatsapp account will be hacked.