أرشيفات الإشارات: ال WhatsApp

يحذر WhatsApp جميع المستخدمين البالغ عددهم 2 مليار مستخدم من مخاطر التطبيق - احترس من التنبيهات الجديدة

WHATSAPP is issuing a fresh warning to all users over encryption.

The tech giant is reminding users why unencrypted chats are so risky.

WhatsApp is issuing a new warning over the importance of encryption

WhatsApp is issuing a new warning over the importance of encryptionالإئتمان: ال WhatsApp / WABetaInfo

Encryption is basically a system of encoding and decoding your messages.

It means that only senders and recipients can read chats – and they can’t be viewed in transit.

Not even ال WhatsApp can read your messages, which makes life tricky for law enforcement.

Now WhatsApp is updating the app with a new warning that reminds users why encryption matters.

Read more on WhatsApp

WhatsApp insiders reveal huge NEW changes coming to your app 'later this year'

TAPPY DAYS

WhatsApp insiders reveal huge NEW changes coming to your app ‘later this year

A new footer for end-to-end encryption shows up at the bottom of your status updates, call history, chats list and devices list,” قالت WABetaInfo, the blog that discovered the change.

The page that shows up when tapping the footer informs people what is secured by end-to-end encryption.

The new footer is rolling out today and more activations are planned in the next few updates.

The pop-up explains that lots of what you do inside WhatsApp is encrypted.

Most read in News Tech

Genius iPhone sleeping hack is exactly what you need for a good night's rest

I-NAP

Genius iPhone sleeping hack is exactly what you need for a good night’s rest

This includes your text and voice messages, video and phone calls, sharing photos, أشرطة فيديو, documents and your location, and status updates.

You can also find the page manually by going into the WhatsApp settings then Account > Security.

بالطبع بكل تأكيد, encryption isn’t a total privacy fail-safe.

It’s still possible for your messages to be leaked by a recipient, including with screen grabs.

Thankfully WhatsApp has a feature that will automaticallyunsendyour old messages.

But it’s not fool-proof, so consider whether you trust the person you’re messaging.

If you want to check out new WhatsApp features before everyone else, find out how to join the beta using our guide below.

How to get WhatsApp beta

To download WhatsApp beta for your smartphone you need to go to Google Play on your ذكري المظهر and search for WhatsApp.

Scroll down the page until you seeBecome a Beta Tester”.

Tap theI’m Inbutton and then clickJointo confirm.

Now all you have to do is wait for the update to the beta version of the app.

إنهم إلى حد ما خارج عن إرادتي ".

I’m a fake tan guru - my tip makes sure you NEVER end up with orange sheets

TAN TIME

I’m a fake tan gurumy tip makes sure you NEVER end up with orange sheets

Joining the WhatsApp beta on ايفون is more difficult, and has limited capacity.

Follow Apple’s guide هنا.

أفضل النصائح والإرشادات المتعلقة بالهواتف والأجهزة الذكية

البحث عن نصائح ومخترقات لهاتفك? تريد العثور على تلك الميزات السرية داخل تطبيقات الوسائط الاجتماعية? لقد قمنا بتغطيتك…

سيضرب صاروخ صيني خارج عن السيطرة الأرض يوم السبت ال WhatsApp, انستغرام, موقع التواصل الاجتماعي الفيسبوك and other tech gadget stories here.


نحن ندفع مقابل قصصك! هل لديك قصة لموقع The Sun Online Tech & فريق العلم? راسلنا على tech@the-sun.co.uk