Snapchat for months with vulnerabilities, developers, it seems to matter




Snapchat for months with vulnerabilities, developers, it seems to matter

Snapchat is very popular especially among young people. With the app, images can ship that can look at the receiver only once (in the latest version frequently). Thereafter, the access to the received images is inhibited. Gibson Security has published a detailed guide on how Snapchat can be hacked and among other things, the phone numbers of users can be read.


Of course Gibson Security Snapchat informed about the vulnerabilities in advance. But then nothing happened for four months. For this reason, it came to the issue, because since August came no response from Snapchat.

The complete version of Gibson Security you can find here , if anyone wants to deal with it. The main issue for Gibson Security is the simple tapping of telephone numbers. While the report only to the Android version of the app comes in, tell the security guards that the iOS app is affected to the same extent.

Snapchat previously did not comment on the gaps that have been discovered in the app. It is also not the first time that Snapchat gets into criticism. Back in May, a way was made public, save the one-time photos or watch again.
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