Hundreds of thousands of Snap Chat pictures lying in the street by hacking Save Snap app




Due to a hack of the app Snap Save, which allows users to store photos, Snap Chat are potentially hundreds of thousands Snap-Chat user photos on the street. It seems that it happened through a opendir.

Because the receiving party can use Snap Save, users do not know whether their pictures they’ve sent via Snap Chat stored. Snap Save seems the pictures do not save, only locally but also by sending it to a server. According to the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet hackers have got full control over the database of Snap Save.

Snap Chat is a service where users can send that disappear automatically after a few seconds. Posts With third-party apps like Snap Save users can post messages still save it for later viewing. Between the material down according Dagbladet also intimate photos, including of minors.

The hackers were in a closed forum the pictures are trying to link to users so as to make. Searchable database Should be spoken on 4Chan about the hack says Kenny Withers, but except for a few photos, the hacker yet shown any evidence that he has hundreds of thousands of pictures in possession indeed. Snap Chat allows opposite TechCrunch know there has not been broken on the company’s servers.

Update 14:00: There is a link with more information added.

Update, 17:20: Reaction Snap Chat added.


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