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Sources: military the Indian air force was forbidden to be in groups in WhatsApp

Military the Indian air force was forbidden to be in groups in WhatsApp messenger due to concerns about the vulnerability of the app, told RIA Novosti sources in the Ministry of defence of India.

According to sources, in compliance with the new order, the application still can be used for communication in groups.

The expert explained how and why social networks are watching us

Any action of the user on the Internet can be described by algorithms under the settings of targeted advertising. How this exactly works, told radio Sputnik specializes in promoting social media Evgeniya Kulish.

Have you ever thought that you just had to discuss a thing, as it is immediately appears on all resources? Or sending a friend a picture of the red dress, you immediately ran into a is it in Instagram?

Yakutyanka gained credits for 2.6 million rubles for the "surgeon" from Syria

Yakutyanka gained credits for 2.6 million rubles for the "military surgeon" from Syria, the press service of the MIA of Russia in the region.

A statement to the police wrote a 53-year-old resident of the town of Mirny, Yakutia. The woman lost large sums of money, having got acquainted on the Internet with a foreigner.

The Minister of Finance of Lebanon resigns

The Minister of Finance of Lebanon Alan of Bihani on Monday evening to announce his resignation, according to the Lebanese channel al-Jadid.

Bifani channel said that the resignation connected with his disagreement with the strategy of the government and the selected solution to the crisis. "The way in which we go, reckless. People will soon come to handle," he said.

The German court allowed Facebook to limit the collection of user data

The Federal Supreme court of Germany on Tuesday ruled that the Federal antitrust Agency (FAV) has the right to prohibit the American company Facebook collecting user data without their consent.

"Facebook uses terms that involve the collection and use of user data that you collect. when the use of Internet is independent from Facebook sites. The Federal anti-monopoly office banned Facebook (in February 2019 - ed.) the processing of such data without the consent of users. The antitrust chamber of the Federal Supreme court today decided that the Federal antitrust Agency may implement such a ban," reads the court's decision.

WhatsApp will be a new feature

The developers of WhatsApp testing a new feature that allows you to quickly find messages in chat rooms by date. It is reported portal WABetaInfo.

It is noted that in the messenger there is already a search function, so users find it hard to find a post that is sent or received on a particular day.

Experts have discovered a phishing campaign using the brand Heineken

Experts antivirus company ESET has detected a phishing attack with the use of the brand Heineken, said in a statement.

"At this time, the crooks chose Heineken and focused on the audience of messaging apps WhatsApp and Telegram. Users receive prompts to fill out a form and receive a gift of 4 beer keg", - stated in the message.