50 million users’ accounts were hacked due to this bug. WhatsApp has fixed the bug in its Android and iOS mobile applications where the hackers were able to crash the application during the incoming video calls
WhatsApp fixed a bug in the video call
The bug was discovered by Natalie Silvanovich, a security researcher with Google’s Project Zero security research team. She said, “This problem can arise when a WhatsApp user accepts a call from a nasty peer”. The memory corruption bug was found in WhatsApp’s video conferencing execution.