Date: a week ago   Category: Social network

Users of WhatsApp were intimidated by a roller - "murderer"


In WhatsApp the message about a dangerous roller which can remove all data from the smartphone actively extends. Experts of safety of Sophos in the blog have written that such video doesn't exist. It is said in the statement that shortly in a messenger the dangerous roller under the name martinelli will begin to extend. "Don't open video, it will crack your phone, and it will be impossible to repair it. Extend it worldwide" — it is written in the message which was received by a great number of users of service. Spammers also assured that they already speak about a dangerous virus in news. Experts got acquainted with the message and called it "garbage". According to experts, video martinelli — fictional threat. They have also noted that similar spam mailing have begun with the middle of 2017 and proceed still. "Considering that no roller of martinelli exists, users of WhatsApp in safety from him" — researchers from Sophos have written. They also have asked users to refrain from transfer of this message. Earlier experts have found the real vulnerability in WhatsApp allowing hackers to get access to correspondence of users. In October developers have corrected a gap in safety. It is more than gloomy and strange news in Tape of a Bottom Telegram-channel. Subscribe!

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