Patanjali Kimbho App to Return after two months.
Baba Ramdev – the Yog Guru of India started a Company called Patanjali Ayurved to provide the herbal and medicinal products in India but Now the company manufactures all Indian consumer goods and is a Billion Dollar company.
Now the company wants to come in the field of Technology, recently Patanjali Launched Swadeshi Samriddhi Sim after that the Patanjali have also launched an instant messaging app dubbed as kimbho to compete with the giants like WhatsApp, but as soon as the app was launched it was taken down due to certain issues of privacy and security.
Now the company has stated that the app will be live in the next two months after ensuring all the security and privacy issues. Kimbho was first launched as swadeshi WhatsApp killer which was really embarrassed and most of the user and experts made fun of it and said it was a fake app.
“During the testing phase of the app, we received large traffic. However, that was only the pilot phase. Preparations are currently underway. We will need around two months to set up the app, as we need to look into the intricacies of handling large user traffic”.
Patanjali said the “Swadeshi messaging app” would be rolled out officially in the coming months. Noted French security researcher who uses the alias Elliot Alderson (@fs0c131y) on Twitter pointed out security and privacy flaws in the app when it was launched.
Hi @KimbhoApp before trying to compete #WhatsApp, you can try to secure your app. It's possible to choose a security code between 0001 and 9999 and send it to the number of your choice #kimbhoApp pic.twitter.com/YQqK8lfIeI
— Elliot Alderson (@fs0c131y) May 30, 2018
It will be speculated to see if the company will be able to overcome its flaws and privacy issues, and actually, deliver something virtuous of competing against WhatsApp and other giants.
VIA Economic Times