It is mandatory for every single user to update WhatsApp before February. After this date, one who hasn’t updated it will not be able to use WhatsApp.Now people are asking either they should delete WhatsApp or should update it without thinking twice.
Rumors about New WhatsApp Update:
- After the new update 2021 WhatsApp will have access to read messages of the user.
- WhatsApp can share user’s personal contact information with Facebook.
- Also WhatsApp will be able to hear calls of the user.
- Group messaging is also under threat.
- WhatsApp will also locate and share user’s location data.
WhatsApp isn’t intruding anyone’s privacy. There is a difference between the information that’s going to be shared from now-on on Facebook. Only Business chats will be accessed. Their data could be shared on Facebook. This is just because of the hosting service to provide for Business WhatsApp users. In this way, they could easily find promotions for their work. We will oy access the data that could be utilized as an advertisement for promotional purposes.
Recently after this new WhatsApp update PTA has cleared some points. Pakistan Telecommunication Agency explains that there are no security threats regarding new update. It’s exactly similar to what it was like before. So after public privacy concerns, PTA clarified that: Except for the Business accounts, all other private chattings with friends and family isn’t affected at all.
WhatsApp Answers Some Rumors Regarding New Update:
User’s Messaging and Calling Record:
Messages and Calls are End To End Encrypted. It is clearly seen at top of every chat. WhatsApp never dared to keep an eye over private calls. And messages have been done among friends and family. As it’s not even simple to tackle with the record of more than 2 Billion people.
Location Data Sharer:
WhatsApp cleared that it would never share any of it’s user’slocation. As the chats are encrypted between the users who are chatting. So only that person can access the Location with whom user itself shares it.
Group Chat Privacy Threat:
WhatsApp group chats are also End ToEnd Encrypted. So it’s not even possible for the third person to access the Group’s data unless user itself shares it. Nor even WhatsApp can share any sort of data with Facebook.