Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2021-04-11

Clubhouse data leak: 1.3 million user records leaked online for free

cybernews.com/security/clubhouse-data-leak-1-3-million-user-records-leaked-for-free-online/ So far, it seems like its been the worst week of the year for social media platforms in terms of data leaks, with Clubhouse seemingly joining the fray.

Sudden New Warning Will Surprise Millions Of WhatsApp Users

www.forbes.com/sites/zakdoffman/2021/04/10/shock-new-warning-for-millions-of-whatsapp-users-on-apple-iphone-and-google-android-phones/ A nasty new surprise for WhatsApps 2 billion users today, with the discovery of an alarming security risk. Using just your phone number, a remote attacker can easily deactivate WhatsApp on your phone and then stop you getting back in.

Joker malware infects over 500,000 Huawei Android devices

www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/joker-malware-infects-over-500-000-huawei-android-devices/ More than 500,000 Huawei users have downloaded from the companys official Android store applications infected with Joker malware that subscribes to premium mobile services.

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