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Delhi High Court to hear pleas of Facebook, WhatsApp challenging IT Rules in August

The new IT Rules, 2021 were announced by the government on February 25

30 Jul 2021 1:24 PM

India government, Facebook spar over decryption laws at top court

India’s government asked Facebook Inc on Tuesday to help it decrypt private messages on its network, citing national security requirements.

23 Oct 2019 5:34 PM

Traceability not essential for WhatsApp: Tamil Nadu Advocate General

E Manoharan said that traceability is not essential to the platform and that it was a business decision.

27 Aug 2019 6:37 PM

WhatsApp denies 'backdoor' claims

The security issue was flagged in 2016 according to which messages sent via the platform could be intercepted and read.

15 Jan 2017 9:21 AM