Messages and user data from secret sharing app Whisper exposed online (again): report

Bob Diachenko reports:

Two databases containing user information and messages ostensibly from the secret sharing app Whisper were exposed on the web without a password or any other authentication required to access them, according to Comparitech researchers.

One of the databases appears similar to a Whisper database leaked in March 2020, which contained user’s messages and locations. The second database is a list of user account information. Although none of the exposed information can be used to directly identify people, it does include age, location and other details that could be used to unmask users.

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