Experts have called the most unsafe Facebook Messenger messenger

Russian IT company Artezio has carried out a research analysis of over 20 popular messengers, to determine the safest service for instant messaging. The last place in the ranking took Facebook Messenger.

The aim of the study, experts say Artezio was to define the most safe for users messenger. The main parameter of the analysis was to ensure a high level of privacy and protection of personal data. All in all, the criteria was 30, among them – the functionality of the system store personal information, file encryption level, and the level of protection from questionable methods to copy the data. According to experts, from more than 20 different services best were only eight messengers.

A list of the most secure platforms for instant messaging looks like this:

  • Signal
  • Wickr
  • Telegram
  • Confide
  • Viber
  • Line
  • WhatsApp
  • iMessage
  • The most unsafe became Facebook Mesenger. As the researchers note Artezio, the main problem of this service was the low degree of protection of user data. In addition, on some devices there is no option to delete messages, and the platform may transfer user information to third parties.

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    Clifton Nichols

    Hi! I’m Clifton and I am a full-stack engineer with a passion for building performant and scalable applications that are beautiful and easy to use.

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