Official clarification on the new messenger policy.
We want to address some rumors and be 100% clear we continue to protect your private messages with end-to-end encryption. pic.twitter.com/6qDnzQ98MP
— WhatsApp (@WhatsApp) January 12, 2021
- WhatsApp does not see your private messages and does not listen to calls, like Facebook.
- WhatsApp does not keep track of who is texting and calling to whom.
- WhatsApp does not see the sent geolocation, like Facebook.
- WhatsApp does not share your contact lists with Facebook.
- Group chats on WhatsApp remain private.
- You can take advantage of disappearing messages.
- You can upload all your data.
WhatsApp also reminded that all user data is protected by end-to-end encryption. More information about the protection and confidentiality of information in the messenger can be found on the official website.