• Half a billion WhatsApp numbers are currently up for sale

    1 day ago - By AndroidPhoneFans

    Unlike other messaging platforms that might require you to login using a username and password combination, WhatsApp uses phone numbers. Unfortunately for WhatsApp users, it looks like there is a chance that your phone number could have been compromised and is up for sale in a database right now. This is according to a report from CyberNews in which they discovered an ad posted in a hacking community where they are selling a database from 2022 that contains 487 million WhatsApp phone numbers. These numbers come from 84 different countries and it is estimated that 32 million US user records...
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  • Nearly half a billion compromised WhatsApp numbers up for sale

    Nearly half a billion compromised WhatsApp numbers up for sale

    1 day ago - By MobileSyrup

    More than 480 million WhatsApp users' phone numbers have been compromised, and the database of the numbers is currently up for sale on a hacking forum.
    As reported by CyberNews , 487 million WhatsApp numbers are up for sale, and they belong to users from 84 different countries, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, India and more.
    Out of the 487 million, the database contains more than 44.8 million numbers from Egypt, 35.5 million from Italy and 32.3 million from the United States. Canadian compromised phone number count isn't as high as some of the other countries...
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