Rogue WhatsApp Facebook apps harvest info, lead to malware

By | August 22, 2012

Source: Help Net Security

In this article “Rogue Facebook apps still occasionally pop up, even though they are not nearly as ubiquitous as they used to be.

More often than not they supposedly show users who has been viewing their profile, but these latest ones pose as legitimate WhatsApp Messenger apps.

WhatsApp Messenger is a popular cross-platform instant messaging application for smartphones, and while it has a Facebook page, it does not have a Facebook app, and this lack prompted cyber crooks to fill the demand gap”

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