It’s No ‘Giggle’: Managing Expectations for Vulnerability Disclosure

Vulnerability-disclosure policies (VDPs), if done right, can help provide clarity and clear guidelines to both bug-hunters and vendors when it comes to going public with security flaws.

WhatsApp Discloses 6 Bugs via Dedicated Security Site

The company committed to more transparency about app flaws, with an advisory page aimed at keeping the community better informed of security vulnerabilities.

Disinformation Spurs a Thriving Industry as U.S. Election Looms

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Facebook’s NSO Group Lawsuit Over WhatsApp Spying Set to Proceed

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New Bill Targeting ‘Warrant-Proof’ Encryption Draws Ire

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WhatsApp Phone Numbers Pop Up in Google Search Results — But is it a Bug?

A researcher found that phone numbers tied to WhatsApp accounts are indexed publicly on Google Search creating what he claims is a “privacy issue” for users.

Zoom Taps Ex-Facebook CISO Amid Security Snafus, Lawsuit

The online videoconferencing service added Alex Stamos to the team and has also formed an expert advisory board to grapple with the pains of its COVID-19 growth spurt.

Authorities Eye Using Mobile Phone Tracking COVID-19’s Spread

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