We’ve heard from so many people how much confusion there is around our recent update. There”s been a lot of misinformation causing concern and we want to help everyone understand our principles and the facts.
WhatsApp clarified that they cannot see the chats between accounts as they have implemented end-to-end encryption and neither WhatsApp nor Facebook keeps any logs of these messages. They also said that they can’t see location shared and also they don’t share your contacts with Facebook.
The company said no one will be losing access to the app if they didn’t agree to the new terms of service agreement that communicated the changes earlier this month.