The naughtiest girls on the planet are just one mouse click away.
So, there’s not really a virus, but I’m still afraid that Google or my ISP will record it for monitoring and all.
Ultimately, there’s no way to prove that it can’t be (or wasn’t) recorded. And ultimately, if this is something that really concerns you, don’t do that! It’s actually going from your laptop to the other person’s laptop or machine.
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The company can’t access user data even if it wanted to.
Crucially – and this is the bit to pay attention to – law enforcement agencies who turn up at its offices can’t either. End-to-end encryption helps make communication via Whats App private, sort of like a face-to-face conversation.” In addition to video calls, Whats App users now enjoy this security feature for messaging and phone calls too.
There is precedent here: in 2010 Black Berry found itself battling governments over user encryption keys held on its servers.
The election of Donald Trump as US president has heightened these fears, although given that FBI policy to encryption is already hostile it’s not clear how official policy can tighten much further.
Naturally, Whats App and other companies busily integrating end-to-end encryption into their software emphasise privacy. An alternative explanation is that Whats App and other software makers are busily adding strong encryption to protect themselves as much as users.
It’s a theme Whats App CEO and co-founder Jan Koum, a Ukrainian who grew up under Soviet Communism, often returns to. It’s no secret that governments see encryption as a threat to their monitoring of criminal suspects.
Even someone who snoop in on the transmission might not be able to decipher and view it.