Secure messaging applications that offer end-to-end encryption — like Telegram, WhatsApp and Signal — can leak users' confidential information through session hijacking because they depend on the operating system they are running on to protect application state and user information.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has suggested that a regulatory entity which can investigate and curb the influence of technology giants Google and Facebook be set up, as part of the recommendations in a preliminary report from its inquiry into digital platforms.
WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton has spoken publicly for the first time since quitting Facebook — which acquired the encrypted messaging app for US$22 billion in 2014 — but apart from some intricate detail, has revealed nothing apart from what emerged when the news of his leaving the social media giant broke in June.
How interesting, someone finally got the message through to the top, that it was a very very bad idea to[…]
Out with the old, in with the newPerfect
Nice to see the open admission that NBN is intent on continuing to overcharge as part of its continuing incompetence.
An update has just been published: https://itwire.com/telecoms...
Boost is the only MVNO will FULL access to the Telstra network. Other MVNOs (mobile virtual network operators) only have[…]