Signal doesn’t have that mechanism for traceability and neither does WhatsApp. So, this is actually a bigger privacy concern that the govt is creating: Nikhil Pahwa, @nixxin (Founder, ) tells on . @maryashakil #NewsEpicentre
There is no problem of traceability on Twitter and Facebook as these are open-media platforms. The problem comes in case of closed platforms like WhatsApp, Telegram or Signal which are end-to-end encrypted: @jiten_jain (Cyber Security Expert) tells @maryashakil on #NewsEpicentre .
Signal sees ‘record pace’ of new users as WhatsApp goes ahead with controversial privacy update
WhatsApp will share its users' personal information, including phone numbers, IP addresses, contacts, & more with Facebook from Feb. 8, according to the new T&Cs. No opt-out. The only way to object is to leave the service & move to a service like Signal or Telegram.
WikiLeaks release said CIA managed to bypass encryption on popular services such as Signal, WhatsApp and Telegram