WhatsApp Security Update For Forwarded Messages
WhatsApp is a famous instant messaging company with approximately 2 billion active users. A communicating platform that always looks forward to add new and reliable features for users to chat securely. Now a new update is on its way which will limit the number of sending forwarded messages in chats and groups. This update is more focused on limiting the number of spams, hateful and other inappropriate messages. Today a person is capable of sending a scam or hateful message instantly to several chats or groups as soon as someone forwards it to him. This update will limit its reach to spread these types of inappropriate messages. Users of android & ios both will be restricted under this update.
WhatsApp Updates Tracker
The new feature is tracked by WABetaInfo, noticing the latest change on the WhatsApp Beta version they have shared a screenshot on their portal. As seen in the screenshot the update restricts the forwarded messaging numbers by showing a warning. The warning shows a message that says, “Forwarded messages can only be sent to one group chat”. This feature is now received as “WhatsApp’s beta versions 188.8.131.52 for Android and 184.108.40.206 for iOS.”
According To WABetaInfo, the new limitation of sending forwarded messages to only one group is sent to a few Android beta testers. The company is still working on the final release and for now more beta testers including iOS users are going to receive this update.
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Arrival Of Update
This update arrives a few days after the release of a new voice messaging feature. Voice messaging allows us to pause and resume the messages. This is one key update out of the six major recent capabilities added to WhatsApp Voice Notes. Thus, you can witness more fascinating features in the near future from the company.