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Silicon Valley: WhatsApp great security feature: Yes there is great news for the social messaging platform.

Thanks to this new feature that WhatsApp users will no longer need a 6-digit security code to verify their accounts.

Facebook’s messaging app WhatsApp will soon introduce a great feature to make users’ accounts more secure.

WhatsApp great security feature
A new security feature will be launched soon.

According to a report published on the technology website WABeta, WhatsApp is working on a new security feature.

Important features of this feature

  • This security feature has been named “Flash Call”.
  • This security feature will protect against “One Time Password” (OTP) fraud.
  • Users will no longer need a 6-digit security code to verify their accounts.
  • This feature will automatically verify the user’s phone number.
  • Flash Call Feature is an optional feature.

This report also includes a  screenshot that says “Flash Calls” is an optional feature.

It is not compulsory to give WhatsApp access to their call log. It is up to the user to give WhatsApp access to their call log or not.

How does this security feature work?

If you use this feature, your will need to give WhatsApp access to the phone call log.

After giving the access, WhatsApp will automatically receive the call and verify the user’s WhatsApp account.

According to the website, this feature is available in the WhatsApp of Android version 2.21.11.7.

It should be noted that WhatsApp has been repeatedly informing its users about this fraud under the guise of OTP.

In fact, cybercriminals used to send misleading messages to hack user’s WhatsApp accounts.

These hackers send messages, “You must verify your account via OTP, and if not, your account will be deactivated.”

As soon as the user sends the OTP to the hacker, the cybercriminal hacks his account.

But thanks to WhatsApp’s great security feature, cybercriminals will not be able to hack any account easily.

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