The CIA Didn’t Break Signal or WhatsApp, Despite What You’ve Heard

The Intercept:

“Contrary to the clear implication from these journalists and news sources, the documents WikiLeaks published do not appear to show any attack specific Signal or WhatsApp, but rather a means of hijacking your entire phone, which would of course “bypass” encrypted chat apps because it thwart virtually all other security systems on the device, granting total remote access to the CIA.”