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12 former Facebook insiders who ditched the company and are now outspoken critics

Cofounder Chris Hughes thinks Facebook should be broken up. Founding President Sean Parker worries what the platform is doing to kids' brains.
A flaw in WhatsApp's system means that hackers could literally "put words in [someone's] mouth."

A security firm says it has discovered a flaw in WhatsApp that would allow hackers to alter your messages

WhatsApp attackers could literally 'put words in [someone's] mouth,' security firm Check Point Research said in a press release on Wednesday.

Facebook is rebranding Instagram and WhatsApp as ‘Instagram from Facebook’ and ‘WhatsApp from Facebook’

The change comes as Facebook faces an antitrust investigation from the FTC over its acquisitions of rival apps.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

US regulators are talking to founders of companies Facebook acquired as part of the government’s new antitrust probe

The Federal Trade Commission is trying to figure out if Facebook engaged in anticompetitive behavior.
British Home Secretary Priti Patel hosted a meeting of the Five Eyes nations.

WhatsApp faces international pressure to hand over access to encrypted chats

The UK hosted the "Five Eyes" nations for a security summit, and encrypted messaging apps was discussed by the officials present.

The Israeli firm behind software used to hack WhatsApp reportedly boasted that it could scrape data from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and Microsof...

The Financial Times said it reviewed NSO sales documents saying its system could get a target's location-data history, archived messages, and photos.
Symantec found a flaw in messaging services WhatsApp and Telegram.

A security flaw found in WhatsApp and Telegram on Android lets hackers mess with your photos, payments, and voice notes

The issue relates to the way your phone automatically downloads files like photos or video from messaging apps.
FILE PHOTO: Stickers bearing the Facebook logo are pictured at Facebook Inc's F8 developers conference in San Jose

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are all working again after an outage that affected photos for about 9 hours

Facebook's suite of apps, including Instagram, WhatsApp, and the big blue app, all experienced outages on Wednesday.