This new rule is part of a new treaty between the two countries, which will reportedly be signed next month.
Tamil Nadu state lawyers believe WhatsApp must have some semblance of traceability for investigating crimes.
The vulnerability allowed hackers to change the content of the message in the quoted text.
The professor suggests that the origin can be traced by embedding sender's information alongside content.
Security experts say that WhatsApp does not need to open or read the messages to enable this feature.
The IT Ministry has sought WhatsApp's response on its plans to tackle this issue.
A probe was conducted on public WhatsApp groups, where participants add themselves via an invite link.
British minister claims that WhatsApp encryption allowed paedophiles to operate beyond the reach of the law
WhatsApp’s end-to-end encryption communication services allowed paedophiles and other criminals to operate beyond the reach of the law.
The recent terrorist attack at Westminster in London has yet again kicked off a debate about encrypted messaging services in general and WhatsApp in particular.
A recent report hints that WhatsApp retains and stores chat logs, even after you have hit delete on these chats or archived them.
Law enforcement agencies face difficulty dealing with encrypted communications like WhatsApp says RS Prasad
Indian security agencies are unable to decrypt some of the communication on platforms like WhatsApp to readable formats for various reasons such as technical as well as legal and regulatory policy, Parliament was informed Friday.
A complete secure conversation is something WhatsApp has promised. However, it may not be the complete truth.
WhatsApp could have put out a slightly longer explanation instead of short one in chat, that lead to mass panic with everyone trying to get on board the encryption bandwagon by trying to verify themselves on their chats.
In a well-timed announcement, we must say, WhatsApp has decided to bring end-to-end encryption to its user base, which is over 1 billion.
Facebook on Tuesday announced it had bolstered the default encryption settings for the more than one billion users of its popular WhatsApp messaging service so that all messages will now be accessible only to the sender and recipient.
News of former Indian cricketer S Sreesanth and two other Rajasthan Royals players, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila, being arrested for spot fixing during the