Maybe there is no such thing as a safe messaging app. Privacy concerns led WhatsApp users to migrate away from the app and find a new home on Signal Telegram and other apps. However a cyber intelligence group has released details that show hackers are migrating to Telegram as well from the dark web.

Love the convenience of Telegram So do hackers. Cyber intelligence group Cyberint working with the Financial Times found that hackers are moving to Telegram for the convenience.

8220We have recently been witnessing a 100 percent-plus rise in Telegram usage by cybercriminals8221 said Tal Samra a Cyberint cyber threat analyst. 8220Its encrypted messaging service is increasingly popular among threat actors conducting fraudulent activity and selling stolen data as it is more convenient to use than the dark web.8221.

Both public and private groups that are easy to access can be created on Telegram. Additionally large data files can be shared. You8217re probably already putting together the allure of Telegram to hackers.

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