Whatsapp now encrypts all communication within the app

Whatsapp now encrypts all communication within the app

Whatsapp has over a billion active users all over the world, WhatsApp has become a popular app and a major form of communication across the globe. With the security problems constantly raising, whatsapp has to stay up-to-date. The team has partnered with Open Whisper Systems to bring end-to-end encryption to all WhatsApp communications, and today they have finally outcome the long process.

Today WhatsApp has announce that they have successfully accomplished complete communications encryption throughout the whole application. Aside from regular text messages, WhatsApp now protects voice calls, video chats and group messages.

And this does include protection across all main platforms, including Android, iOS and BB10 (among others). Users running the most recent version of WhatsApp should get a message within their conversations, telling them the thread is now encrypted.

For now, simply wait around until you see that notification. The feature starts rolling out yesterday.

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