WhatsApp urges users to upgrade after finding ‘Israeli spyware’ vulnerability

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WhatsApp is encouraging users to update to the latest version of the app after discovering a vulnerability that allowed spyware to be injected into a user’s phone through the app’s phone call function.The spyware was developed by the Israeli cyber intelligence company NSO Group, according to the Financial Times, which first reported the vulnerability.Attackers could send the malicious code to a target’s device by calling the user and infecting the phone even if the recipient did not answer the…

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