Facebook insists that messages sent between WhatsApp’s 1.5 billion users will remain encrypted and that “there are no plans to change that,” according to a spokesperson.
But that may not matter.
(The only personal data that Facebook can currently derive from WhatsApp users are their phone numbers.)
Can Facebook see my WhatsApp messages?
In August 2016, WhatsApp announced in a blog post that it would begin sharing limited amounts of data with its parent company Facebook. When you and the people you message are using the latest version of WhatsApp, your messages are encrypted by default, which means you’re the only people who can read them.
Is WhatsApp linked to Facebook?
Facebook to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger. Facebook plans to integrate its messaging services on Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. While all three will remain stand-alone apps, at a much deeper level they will be linked so messages can travel between the different services.
Can WhatsApp be monitored?
WhatsApp chats can be tracked remotely using XNSPY. The app requires one-time installation on the device you wish to monitor. After that, you can remotely track all WhatsApp chats, call logs and multimedia.
Can anyone read my WhatsApp messages?
WhatsApp account can be opened in a single device only unlike Facebook. But WhatsApp has a feature that you can see your messages and also send or receive message in computer. This is known as WhatsApp Web. It is also possible to open WhatsApp Web in other phone also.
What is the point of WhatsApp?
WhatsApp is the most popular messaging app in 109 countries, according to Android device usage data. It allows you to send messages, pictures, videos and even voice recordings over the internet, rather than using your mobile network. This is ideal for iPhone users communicating with Android users, and vice versa.
Is WhatsApp safe to send pictures?
Once a message is delivered over WhatsApp, to help ensure the safety, confidentiality and security of the messages you send we don’t store the message. However, when you share a chat, photo, video, file or voice message with someone else on WhatsApp, they’ll have a copy of these messages.