EXPERT COMMENT: As British Army Bans WhatsApp Over Russia Fears, A Secure Comms Revolution Is Critical

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Mar 21, 2022 05:14 am PST

The British Army and senior government ministers have outright banned WhatsApp use over fears that Russia is hacking the messaging platform to acquire sensitive information. Secure alternatives are needed, fast. 

Please find expert comment below from Matthew Hodgson, CEO at Element, a secure, decentralised messaging app, favoured by governments and secret services worldwide. The app is rapidly gaining traction, with millions of new downloads since the Russian invasion of Ukraine.