WhatsApp details privacy and safety features rolled out in 2022

WhatsApp on Thursday announced a list of privacy and safety features it rolled out this year. These features include admin control, online presence, code verification, and more. Details here


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BS Web Team New Delhi
Meta-owned instant messaging platform WhatsApp rolled out a number of privacy and safety features this 2022. Together the features form a layer of protection that gives users privacy and control over their conversations while messaging. Here is the list of safety and privacy features WhatsApp introduced this year to ensure safety and security of users on its platform:

Admin control

With the rollout of ‘Communities’ feature on WhatsApp, admin control has been strengthened. As they are responsible for making and managing the community, they can choose which groups become part of it. Community admins have the ability to remove groups and an individual member from the Community. In addition, group admins can also delete inappropriate or abusive chats or media

First Published: Dec 15 2022 | 5:04 PM IST

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