WhatsApp announced on Monday that it had discovered a vulnerability that could allow hackers to put a malicious code on a user’s phone by calling a user using WhatsApp.
The application says that it has already corrected the vulnerability, but is encouraging users to update the latest version of the WhatsApp application “as a precaution”.
This way you can update the application on your mobile device.
On an iPhone
Open the App Store and select the updates.
– Select “WhatsApp” and update.
On an Android device
– Open the Play Store and touch the 3 lines in the upper left corner.
– Select “My apps and games” in the menu.
– Select “WhatsApp” and select Update.