Iranian Hacker Discover Telegram Exploit

June 15, 2016


Iranian hackers Sadegh Ahmadzadegan and Omid Ghaffarinia have announced the discovery of an exploit in the secure messaging app Telegram that enables a hacker to bypass the minimum and maximum message limitations, and send invisible messages that exceed the app’s bandwidth limit, which occasionally results in the app crashing. The hackers posted a video demonstrating the exploit on Amhadzadegan’s website.

Source:, June 14, 2016.