Can WhatsApp see your private messages or listen to calls?
No, WhatsApp or Facebook cannot see your private messages nor listen to calls. Your conversation is between you and the person you are talking to. This is because personal messages are protected by end-to-end encryption. With this your messages are protected with a lock, and only the receivers and you have the special key required to unlock and read them.
Does WhatsApp see your call or message log?
Mobile carrier and operator stores store this information. WhatsApp does not keep records of private data and security risk of billions of users.
Can WhatsApp / Facebook see your shared location?
When someone shares their location with someone on WhatsApp, it is protected by end-to-end encryption, which means that no one can see your location except when you share your location .
Does WhatsApp share contacts with Facebook?
WhatsApp is allowed to access your phone numbers from the address book, which you can see in your WhatsApp contact list. Your contacts are not shared with other apps Facebook.
Are WhatsApp Groups Private?
Yes, even group chats are encrypted end-to-end so that WhatsApp cannot see their content. It does not share this data with Facebook for advertising purposes.
How to download your whatsapp data?
To check what information WhatsApp has taken from your account, you can download your data and check it. How to download your WhatsApp account information:
Go to WhatsApp Settings> Account> Request account info.
Tap on the request report – the screen will update for the state request. It takes about three days to create the report and in the same request you can download the zip file from the information section.
What does missing message mean?
Whatsapp’s recently announced ‘Disappearing Messages’ feature automatically makes messages disappear after seven days. However, the other person also needs to enable the facility for you. It also ensures extra privacy.
WhatsApp Business Account Information:
If you have a business account on WhatsApp, the conditions are different. In that case, businesses need hosting services to manage their communications. So WhatsApp provides secure hosting services from Facebook to manage WhatsApp chats with its customers, answer questions and send useful information, this conversation is shared with Facebook for advertising and marketing purposes.