Number of Telegram accounts the popular social messaging app has hacked and more than 15 million phone numbers of the users have hacked by the Iranian hackers that have exploited an SMS text message flaw a couple of years ago, the renowned media organizations have been reported that. The data breaching activities have become common these days and if you still believe that the end to end encrypted instant messaging services protect your personal data than you are mistaken.
The current year has come with a lot of data breaching stories and the users are used to of social messaging apps such as Facebook, Telegram, Tinder, Whatsapp and plenty of others. But if you are still thinking that these contemporary instant messengers are end to end encrypted and the private data in the shape of chats and others are secure then you should be aware of it is not possible anymore. So, none of the possibility you have to protect your private chats on their own.
A couple of years ago, the well-known media organizations and Reuters have stated that the phone numbers of 15 million users in Iran and plenty of accounts of Telegram social networking service have been hacked by the Iranian hackers that have exploited an SMS text message flaw.
What really Telegram offer users
It is basically an instant messaging app along with the security and presents itself as the ultra-secure social media messaging app and the data is end to end encrypted. The mighty messenger has almost 100 million active users.
According to the Experts
The two researchers Collin Anderson & Claudio Guarnieri have stated that the attack has scared the communication of activist, journalist and plenty of others peoples in Iran, the country where 20 million active users are using the instant messaging app Telegram.
The Largest Data Breaching of IM’s of All Time
Reports have further stated that the incident that has taken place in Iran was the largest data breaching attack of all time of social instant messaging platforms. Moreover, there is no need to worry about the matter the only Telegram messages can be hacked, irrespective of that all the social apps that are end-to-end encrypted can be compromised. In short, all the trendy instant messengers spying can be done through spy apps i.e. TheOneSpy social media monitoring software for mobile and PC and Indeed social media IM’s are not secure that registration is fixed through SMS verification mechanism.