WhatsApp spy mod spreads through Telegram, attacks Arabic-speaking users – Source: securelist.com

Source: securelist.com – Author: Dmitry Kalinin It is not rare that users of popular instant messaging services find the official client apps to be lacking in functionality. To address that problem, third-party developers come up with mods that offer sought-after...

Fake Signal and Telegram Apps in the Google Play Store – Source: www.schneier.com

Source: www.schneier.com – Author: Bruce Schneier Google removed fake Signal and Telegram apps from its Play store. An app with the name Signal Plus Messenger was available on Play for nine months and had been downloaded from Play roughly 100 times before Google took...

After Microsoft and X, Hackers Launch DDoS Attack on Telegram – Source: www.securityweek.com

Source: www.securityweek.com – Author: Ionut Arghire The hacker group Anonymous Sudan has launched a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack against Telegram in retaliation to the messaging platform’s decision to suspend their primary account, threat intelligence...

Evil Telegram doppelganger attacks Chinese users – Source: securelist.com

Source: securelist.com – Author: Igor Golovin A while ago we discovered a bunch of Telegram mods on Google Play with descriptions in traditional Chinese, simplified Chinese and Uighur. The vendor says these are the fastest apps which use a distributed network of data...