Guardian

Researchers Back WhatsApp, Urge Guardian to Recant False “Backdoor” Story

According to a report by TechCrunch, a group of nearly 30 security researchers have co-signed an open letter calling for the Guardian to retract a story it published last week, claiming that the popular mobile messaging app WhatsApp contains a "backdoor”. For those who aren’t aware, a backdoor is a method, often secret, of bypassing normal authentication...