[Whatsapp Hacks] How To Crash Your Friend’s WhatsApp : A Vulnerability has been discovered in the wildly popular messaging app WhatsApp, which allows anyone to remotely crash WhatsApp just by sending a specially crafted message. If this exploit catches on, we’re likely looking at around 500 million users who could be affected by this vulnerability unless WhatsApp patches it up in haste.
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[WhatsApp Hacks] Crash Your Friend’s WhatsApp
[How To] Crash Your Friend’s WhatsApp
Make Someone Leave a WhatsApp Group / Force them to Delete your old WhatsApp Conversation / Crash their WhatsApp
Just copy this Message and Send it to that Person/Group :
The exploit even works for group chats, forcing participants to exit the thread. And the exploit seems to be working on most versions of the Android OS, including Jelly Bean, KitKat and below as tested by the duo. It is yet to be tested on the iOS version of WhatsApp, but given the earlier 7MB message fiasco holding true for Android and iOS, it may affect Apple’s mobile OS as well, but there are reports that it does not affect the platform at all. Similarly, the Windows Phone 8.1 version of the app remains unaffected too.