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Ambani bomb scare: Tihar jail officials seize mobile handset, SIM card used to create Telegram account in name of ‘Jaish-ul-Hind’

New Delhi: In the latest development in the Mukesh Ambani bomb scare case, the Tihar jail officials have seized a mobile handset and SIM card on which a Telegram account in the name of ‘Jaish-ul-Hind’ was created, the Delhi Police said on Friday. “Based on the information provided by Special Cell, Tihar Jail authorities have seized […]


Data of 533mn Facebook users being sold via Telegram bot

New Delhi: In a fresh trouble for Facebook, phone numbers of 533 million users are currently being sold via a bot on encrypted messaging platform Telegram, which came from a Facebook vulnerability that was patched by the social network in 2019. According to a report in Motherboard, the person selling the database full of Facebook users’ […]

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Forget Telegram, Signal: IS terrorists in India, abroad using much more secure Threema

New Delhi: Amid the debate over privacy concerns, several people are switching to Telegram and Signal from WhatsApp. However, terrorists in India and abroad are using a much more advanced secure messaging platform to communicate with their counterparts across the globe without being traced and without leaving any digital footprint, a National Investigation Agency (NIA) probe […]