Telegram Messenger is most outstanding among its users because of its security. Except for that, Telegram Messenger also provide with every new update. This is the big attraction for any user toward it. Especially, one of the significant things it supplies is Phone calls via the app. Telegram app allows making phone calls to any other user.
Recently, Dhiraj Mishra known as a security researcher has found a critical bug on Telegram for Windows (220.127.116.11 WP8.1) and in the Telegram Desktop (ver 1.3.14). As during making the calls this messenger disclose user private and public IP addresses without their knowledge concerning that.
Consequently, because of this existing bug both the desktop and window apps ( the two versions for PC) have lost the belief of users by leaking the public or private IP address of end user. Any user surely will feel annoyed with knowing that mistakenly they are disclosing their IP addresses. Which makes the privacy of users threatened. Telegram members that are leaked the privacy can be targeted by other individuals.
On the other hand, it is informed that this glitch Telegram Messenger has attempted with their best to fix the issue with both 1.3.17 beta and 1.4 versions of Telegram. Particularly, Telegram has significantly adjusted in the code. So, to get those updates, you had better update your version of telegram messenger now itself. According to the new update, Telegram users have an available option to disable the peer to peer calling completely or limit it to your contacts only.
Dhiraj Mishra made an important achievement in informing about the bug. So, Telegram has given him a prize that is worth €2,000. Which also encourages talents to find any such bug in the future.
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