There are many weaknesses in the WhatsApp app, due to which the hacker sitting away can write his own code and hack it and access sensitive data.
The “Extremely Serious” category advice released by the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-India) states that “versions of WhatsApp and WhatsApp Business for Android before 188.8.131.52 and WhatsApp and WhatsApp Business for iOS” Weaknesses have been revealed in “software” prior to v2.21.32. CERT-India is a national technology team combating cyber attack and guarding Indian cyberspace.
Hacker accesses WhatsApp data
CERT-India is the technical arm responsible for protecting against cyber attack in the country and protecting India’s cyberspace. “There are several vulnerabilities in the WhatsApp application, which has led to a hacker / attacker sitting away and writing code of his or her own accord and acquiring sensitive data from any system / computer,” the advisory released on Saturday said. .
How to get rid of this flaw of WhatsApp
Explaining the danger in detail, the consultation states that these vulnerabilities in WhatsApp are due to the issue of cache configurations and the lack of investigation in the way of audio decoding. It has been said in the consultation that users should update their WhatsApp immediately from the Google Play Store or iOS Store so that these vulnerabilities can be removed and any imminent danger can be avoided.
Let us know that some users have reported being banned unexpectedly on WhatsApp. Users have reported that they were logged out of their account when they tried to access the app. Why this is being done, the reason for this is not revealed at the moment. However, users can leave a mail to the company if they feel that they are unfairly banned by the company.
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