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Immediately update your WhatsApp as bug installs spyware – Here's how to upgrade

Following the malicious spyware attack, Facebook-owned company has urged its 1.5 billion global users to upgrade to the latest version of  WhatsApp.

May 15, 2019, 10:05 AM IST

WhatsApp urges users to upgrade app after report of spyware attack

It said the spyware was developed by Israeli cyber surveillance company NSO Group.

May 14, 2019, 14:05 PM IST

Average of 82,000 new malware threats reported per day in 2013

Nearly 82,000 new malware threats were created every day in 2013, a new report has found.

Mar 19, 2014, 15:56 PM IST

Telecom equipment, networks prone to spyware: Govt

Spyware is a type of malware (malicious software) installed on electronic gadgets that collects information about users without their knowledge.

Nov 30, 2012, 19:36 PM IST

Sophisticated spyware virus hit Iran and other ME countries

Security experts discovered the new data-stealing virus dubbed Flame which they say has lurked inside thousands of computers across the Middle East for as long as five years as part of a sophisticated cyber warfare campaign.

May 29, 2012, 14:07 PM IST