Representatives of the Telegram messenger contacted the editors of iXBT.com about a recent note, which said that messages are stored on Telegram servers in plain text, without any encryption to protect users’ personal data.
The article claims that Telegram stores user data in plain text. It is not true. Everything stored in the Telegram cloud is securely encrypted.
Recall that Telegram was reproached by Moxie Marlinspike, founder of the Signal messaging platform. Even Facebook Messenger offers a minimum standard end-to-end encryption protocol on its servers, according to Marlinspike. However, anyone with access to Telegram services has direct access to the entire database of unprotected user data. However, Moxie Marlinspike did not confirm his accusations against Telegram.
However, we now have an official Telegram comment, so the topic can be considered closed.
The latest update of Windows 11 and Windows 10 caused crashes
A few days ago, Microsoft began rolling out the May Cumulative Update, which is now available for all supported versions of the Windows operating system.
It turned out that this update brings with it not only fixes, but also problems that are expressed in the disruption of the functioning of some services. The software giant has acknowledged the problem.
Reportedly, these are KB5013943 for Windows 11 (build 22000.675) and KB5013942 for Windows 10 (builds 19043.1706, 19042.1706 and 19041.1706). Installing the cumulative update may cause client and server OS authentication failures in a number of services, including Network Policy Server, Routing and Remote Access Service, Extensible Authentication Protocol, and Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol.
According to the source, the issue is related to how the domain controller handles mapping certificates to users’ computer accounts. The issue does not affect non-domain-controlled client and server OS versions.
Microsoft is currently working on a patch that will fix the bugs mentioned. When exactly it will become available to users is still unknown. Users who encounter issues after installing the cumulative update are advised to manually map certificates to accounts in Active Directory.
It is reported that the RTM version of Windows 11 22H2 (Sun Valley 2) will be released on May 24th.
Windows 11 22H2 (Sun Valley 2) RTM Released May 24th
Sources say that the Windows 11 22H2 update, codenamed Sun Valley 2, will soon reach pre-release status. The source writes that this will happen this month.
According to Neowin, well-known insider WalkingCat has revealed the exact release date for Windows 11 22H2 RTM. He claims that it will be released on May 24th. It is worth noting that the RTM (release to manufacturing) version, although it indicates a certain degree of product readiness, is not final. According to rumors, the final version of the update will be released between September and November.
Notably, May 24 is also the start date for the Microsoft Build 2022 conference, which will run for three days. During the conference, the Redmond giant will present its latest tools, technologies and updates for various software products.
OnePlus Nord received OxygenOS 12 based on Android
After the recent release of the third OxygenOS 12 open beta for OnePlus Nord, the manufacturer has decided to release a stable firmware based on the Android 12 operating system.
Open beta testers will be the first to receive the update, for which OnePlus has published a changelog.
- [Обновлено] Android security patch to 2022.04
- [Исправлено] problem with abnormal touch sounds
- [Исправлено] problem with abnormal boot animation
- [Исправлено] Random issue preventing the “Ok Google” command from working
Also fixed bugs in the screen in certain scenarios when calling, camera freezes when taking photos in portrait mode, abnormal display of thumbnails during continuous shooting, and other errors.
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