The cautionary tale of WhatsApp slipping on strong default user security

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has dinged WhatsApp for making it hard for its users to start with the strongest privacy protections.

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Glenn Fleishman is the author of dozens of books. His most recent, updated for iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and Big Sur, are Take Control of iOS and iPadOS Privacy and Security, Take Control of Your Apple ID, Second Edition, and Take Control of Wireless Networking and Security. He’s a senior contributor to Macworld, where he writes Mac 911.
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