Telegram messenger simply repaired a bug that kept an image you sent out through a message even if you ‘unsend’ the message. The vulnerability, found by security scientist Dhiraj Mishra, impacted the messenger’s last steady variation ( 5.100 (1684)) prior to the upgrade.

Mishra stated on his blog site the app kept images in the “/ Telegram/Telegram Images/” folder in the phone’s internal storage even if a user selects to eliminate it for all users. Horrifically, this used to group talks also which can have as lots of as 200,000 members.

The video listed below programs the bug in action.

The messenger introduced the unsend function in 2017 that enables you to erase a message for everybody in the chat. Mishra had actually likewise attempted duplicating this bug in messengers such as WhatsApp, however the unsend function worked as planned for those apps.

Telegram has actually launched a brand-new variation (5.11) on September 5 to repair this bug.

You can find out more about the abnormality here