WhatsApp just enabled end-to-end encryption for everyone

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WhatsApp today told Wired it switched to full end-to-end encryption. This means that messages, phone calls, video and photo’s can only be accessed by the sender and receiver.

            Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/whatsapp-just-enabled-end-end-encryption-everyone-79042/](http://www.myce.com/news/whatsapp-just-enabled-end-end-encryption-everyone-79042/)

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#2

A win for privacy and freedom and a setback for the NSA and FBI spies and data collectors.

Not even a mention that this was catalyzed by the FBI’s attempts to coerce Apple into facilitating the hacking of own encryption  ?Â


#3

And this time they have included even iOS? And it is no double endpoint, user-facebook-user? :bigsmile:


#4

I’m sure this “end-to-end” encryption is indeed user-Facebook-user. After all, has Facebook ever been known to respect its users’ privacy? I think not.