Tag: privacy


WhatsApp Introduces Secret Code Feature for Enhanced User Privacy

Explore WhatsApp's latest privacy feature, Secret Code, offering users an additional layer of protection for sensitive conversations. Learn how this feature, coupled with Chat Lock, enhances privacy by allowing users to set a custom password for locked chats, distinct from their phone's unlocking credentials. Discover how the "Protect IP Address in Calls" feature further secures user data. Amidst these advancements, delve into the contrasting views on messaging app security, with insights into the French government's recommendations. Stay informed on the evolving landscape of digital privacy with WhatsApp's commitment to user-centric security measures.

The Use of Invasive Spyware to Suppress Civil Society: A Recent Incident in Serbia

Learn about the use of invasive spyware in Serbia and its impact on civil society. Discover the work of organizations like Access Now, SHARE Foundation, and the Citizen Lab in investigating and exposing surveillance technology. Understand the importance of stronger regulations and oversight to prevent misuse of spyware. Find out how collaboration between civil society, technology companies, and governments can combat the use of spyware. Join the efforts to protect privacy, freedom of expression, and the rights of individuals and organizations in the digital era.