Your WhatsApp chats are never really deleted

Popular third-party chat app WhatsApp is leaving a “forensic trace” of every supposedly deleted chat log, meaning anyone with access to your smartphone — or another device connected through the cloud — could potentially access data from the app. Whatsapp, being one of the popular third-party chat app after convincing the users in terms of security purpose by providing End-to-End encryption in their platform, is now working on an application which would be able to recover the deleted data via a remote backup system, an iOS researcher Jonathan Zdziarski has revealed.  (via The Verge).

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