In the last months WhatsApp showed his commitment to users and his desire to offer them better security measures. Based on the latest feedback received, WhatsApp has announced the arrival of new features. The latest security features announced by the messaging app are the Flash Calls and the message reporting. Let’s find out all the details together.
WhatsApp and the new security features
Users can now report accounts to WhatsApp reporting a specific message through the new message level reporting function. This can be done long pressing on a particular message so that you can report or block a user.
This feature allows the user to save some clicks when it comes to blocking a user. On the other hand, this security feature can come in handy when receiving messages from spam, annoyance targeted, messages not required, or messages from illegal nature O criminal. In its latest transparency report, WhatsApp claims it has banned further 2.2 million accounts in September alone.
The new “Flash call”Instead, it allows Android users to stand installing O reinstallando WhatsApp on their devices to verify theirs telephone number with a automatic call instead of an SMS. WhatsApp claims this is an option much safer, as it all happens from within the app.
WhatsApp also recently released functions that help improve user experience. Among them we find the messages that vanish, The messages view once and a new feature, in beta, which will allow you to hide the last login from specific people on your contact list.
To conclude, we remind you that, over the last few weeks, WhatsApp has experienced a beta for iOS which would allow you to pause voice recordings. For more information you can consult our article.