Hello, Readers of Tech Glows. After a long time, we are back with one more awesome trick.
So, you might be getting ” don’t touch here” messages on WhatsApp from your friends. And I’m sure you might have done exactly the opposite of it. By touching on this message your phone will hang for a few moments, everything will be frozen. You need to clear the app from recent apps or temporary memory or wait for few seconds to get back to normal state.
So, Here’s the trick to hang the WhatsApp by just a simple message.
dont touch here WhatsApp hang trick:
- Just go here and copy the code.
- Then send this copied code to anybody.
- Ask them to click on the starting or empty part of ” dont touch here” message
- That’s it! Enjoy hanging their WhatsApp.
This hanging trick even works on Facebook messenger, chrome browser, notes app, or any android app which takes an input message.
dont touch here WhatsApp hang trick – CASE STUDY:
The reason behind the hanging of the phone when we click the “dont touch here” msg is it contains a lengthy encoded text. We tried to copy this message and decode it. And look what we found.
This single line message contains 23643 characters in it. That’s the reason WhatsApp hangs. The processor could not handle this load may be. As of now, we don’t have any solid proof how this lengthy message is affecting the phone’s functionality. But don’t worry, Stay tuned to Tech Glows, Subscribe to our mailing list, like our Facebook page for more updates and tech tricks.
How to create your own dont touch here WhatsApp hang msg:
Follow this youtube tutorial to create your own message that can hang WhatsApp.
OLD METHOD (Non-Functional):
Its a trick for WhatsApp which allows us to crash our friend’s WhatsApp by just sending a message. The user who gets our message will not be able to open that specific chat and on opening their WhatsApp will stop working. This message can be also sent to groups and then the whole group members can’t access that group.
so here in this trick I’ll show you how to do that.
How to Crash a Friend’s WhatsApp by just sending a message :
1. Go here and copy the code.
2. Paste the copied code in the WhatsApp chat of your friend or any group.
Below is a video tutorial for your convenience.
How to recover from the WhatsApp message vulnerability :
Soon this vulnerability will be patched up. But as of now, you have to clear the conversion to the person whom you’ve sent this message. Or if you’ve sent to a specific WhatsApp group, you’ve to clear the conversation or delete the group 😀
Some Facts about this WhatsApp trick :
Actually, this is not a trick but a vulnerability of WhatsApp using which we can crash anyone’s WhatsApp by sending a long unsupported text. Previously this vulnerability was checked by sending a 7mb long text message. But now it is only 2kb in size. This vulnerability was discovered by two Indian tech geeks aged 17 years.
Note: This trick is tested only in Android in all versions including 4.4 KitKat, jellybean, ice cream sandwich and all versions. But we have no idea about iPhone devices. Please check and inform us here in comments with the iOS version.
This trick works only in WhatsApp versions 2.11.431 and 2.11.432 or below but if you update your WhatsApp to the latest version i.e., 2.11.476 then this trick will not work.
Final verdict :
This bug is really cool and can be used to crash anyone’s WhatsApp. This trick comes handy when you don’t want to receive messages from a specific person or group without blocking them just by sending this message. They can’t be able to reply you. If they try, their WhatsApp will crash frequently, finally, they must delete the conversation to get rid of this crash. Anyways, did this trick worked for you? If yes show your appreciation by commenting down and if you have any problems don’t hesitate to share with us. We are here to help you 🙂