WhatsApp affirms user privacy following the backlash on sharing data with Facebook

Following the backlash after changing its terms and privacy policy to consolidate a significant amount of data sharing with Facebook, WhatsApp is now ensuring users have the privacy measures built into its app.

Last week, WhatsApp began informing users about updates to the app’s terms of service and privacy policy. The updated agreements, which users must consent to in order to continue using WhatsApp, explicitly give parent company Facebook access to a large amount of user data. Although WhatsApp has been sharing some user data with Facebook for years, this update consolidates data sharing for all users, including those who have chosen to opt out of sharing data with Facebook in the past.

The updated terms help WhatsApp integrate more closely into the Facebook family of products, as it aims to provide a more consistent experience to users across the services and allows the company to use the informationon it collects about all users to display targeted ads. The widely reported change was greeted with a cry of …

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