Snapchat is among the most popular app; generally it is used for photo sharing. Through this app
you can share pictures, videos, and massages with your friends. Sharing objects in snapchat
app are called snaps. Many users, mainly teens between 13 to 17 years old, are sharing their love
pictures, intimate images; that causes snapchat leak. Hackers hacks those users’ accounts and
spread it in various websites. People get shocked by viewing their private pictures on other
websites, those very images, they shared in snapchat. A user must know what is Snapchat?
What is its purpose? In short it is a photo messaging app. User can select times for the duration
of his/ her snap. Viewer can watch this snap only for this selected few seconds. After that the app
automatically delete snapchat pictures, this is the policy of snapchat app; those pictures cannot
be stored by the users.
Wrong uses of Snapchat
Many users are using this app in a wrong way, they often shares their nude pictures, love
pictures or intimate snapchat video with their friends. Snapchat was created for a creative
purpose; users are using it in totally bad way. From a report, we can know that teens of United
States, age between 13 to 17 years, are engage more in snapchat to share adult objects. The
hackers target those users and hack their account to get those explicit pictures and videos.
Sometimes users use some third party apps to take screenshots, the apps like Snapkeep,
SnapBox, SnapSpy allows its users to take screenshots from snapchat. And thus the snapchat
leak is going in a huge manner; social networking pictures are now in the hand of some hackers
and they use it in bad purpose for their personal gain.Before And After Shower Time
Snapchat hackers threaten for ‘The Snapping’ like the previous ‘The Fappening’, in which many
celebrities’ private pictures were disclosed. Some sources say that ‘The Snapping’ could be even
more dangerous than ‘The Fappening’, and this time they can disclose 200,000 pictures,
including celebrities’ private pictures. The snapchat authority claims on Twitter that there
server was not hacked, it is some users who are hacking the images by some third party apps.
Snapchat accuses Snpsave and Snapsaved. com for this third party involving but the two
companies denies this accusation. Some reports say that the server of snapchat was hacked as the
internal security system of the app is very week. And for this week security the snapchat leak is
possible. Some users are taking screenshots of the snaps and spread it to the world, thus the
snapchat picture app is not safe anymore.
New policy of Snapchat
Trade Commission (FTC) and that will help the app to move in proper guideline. They are trying
to make their security system stronger
The users have to be more responsible in sharing their snapchat pictures and videos. They have
to use it safely as the snapchat app is no longer a safe app, there is no privacy at all.