While Whatsapp had been boasting about improving their end-to-end encryption service, Whatsapp Calling and many more, there is also an update about your own privacy being ‘breached’ – Whatsapp will now share some data about you to Facebook.
While it may not sound so serious yet, things may go out of hand in the near future if they keep sharing more and more information about you, under the pretext of contributing to Facebook targeted ads and product related purposes.
To read more on how this update will affect you, read this.
For now, let’s just assume that you’ve hit AGREE and now are wondering on how to make a U-turn. No worries.
From your Whatsapp main interface, go to SETTINGS > ACCOUNT and you will see the following:
Once you uncheck, the following message will pop out and scare the hell out of you: