The WhatsApp messenger got an update, and with it some extra protection. Now users can activate additional security on their devices. Apparently, the creators of WhatsApp had heard users ‘ complaints that their private messages may be read by attackers, which are very much in the messenger. They are various ways to hack into user accounts and have access to their personal information.
Now the app opens after biometric identification using fingerprint (iPhone 5S to 8/8 Plus) or facial scan (for iPhone X and older).
To activate Face ID and Touch ID, you must select in the settings “Account” -> “Privacy” and enable the lock screen. So, to hack the user’s account is simply impossible, given the reliability of Apple services.
Notice and the reply function will work the same, but to get full access to the application will need to pass “inspection”. Even after unlock the phone, access without identification will not work.
Until the update was released only for iOS. But in the near future, innovations need to and Android devices: on this platform have already tested the new feature.
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