The Messenger Signal has been extremely popular with many people for years and was a replacement for SMS and WhatsApp. However, a new feature now causes security experts to uninstall this messenger.
The topic is currently trending up on Twitter after this Vice article addressed an issue with a new feature.
I knew I didn’t like that pin crap. Removed signal over it. Now this article. Thoughts?https://t.co/wMHHV4UAhv
— Sleepy Josh ️ ⌛✊ (@abortu) July 11, 2020
The popular App Signal, which encrypts communications, will now store the user’s contacts in the cloud. Experts are concerned that this will compromise the privacy of users. Many have uninstalled the Messenger app in question from their devices. See the linked article for details.