Snapchat has had its fair share of data breaches and security troubles, the latest of which stemmed from the fact that the app's internal API has been reverse-engineered and is used by a number of third-party mobile apps.
Snapchat is a mobile photo messaging app that allows users to send pictures that "self-destruct" a few moments after being viewed, and is especially popular with those who think it perfect for sending pictures of a delicate and private nature.
John McAfee (and, alternatively, his name) has long been a fixture in the security market.
Following the high profile breaches of mobile phone security that have hit the headlines in recent years, a British company has launched a new range of mobile phone apps that provide the last word in encryption security for incoming and outgoing voice and data calls.
The popularity of the Whatsapp IM service is undisputed - hundreds of millions of users around the world are proof of that.
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