WhatsApp denies breach that allegedly leaked nearly 500 mn phone numbers
- On Saturday, CyberNews, a cyber security-focused publication, said that a threat actor was selling a database containing phone numbers of over 487 million users of WhatsApp. Of this, nearly 6.2 million phone numbers belonged to users located in India
NEW DELHI: Meta-owned instant messaging service, WhatsApp, has denied an alleged data breach that was said to have leaked phone numbers of nearly 500 million users from around the world, including India.
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