Top WhatsApp privacy features every woman should know

WhatsApp is a popular messaging app in India, but with its widespread usage comes the need for responsibility in protecting user privacy, particularly for women.

You can enable screenshot blocking for ‘view once’ messages, preventing recipients from taking screenshots of your messages.

Screenshot Blocking

Disappearing Messages & ‘View Once’ Feature

Erase messages within a specific time frame or share photos and videos without leaving a permanent digital record.

End-to-End Encryption

All messages, photos, videos, voice messages, documents, status updates, and calls are secured with end-to-end encryption. 

Control who can add you to groups and exit groups privately without notifying everyone.

Privacy Settings & Group Invite System

Prevent problematic users from contacting you by utilizing the block and report feature.

Block & Report

Two-Step Verification

Add an extra layer of security by requiring a six-digit PIN when resetting or verifying your account, particularly useful in the event of a stolen SIM card or compromised phone.