Do you know that WhatsApp are sharing your personal account details to facebook?
This means that Facebook have access to all out activities and contacts from WhatsApp. Why do Facebook needs those details?
It’s for their targeted ads of course. They will study our activity on WhatsApp and categorize us into different groups for it’s ads targeting.
Have you every wonder what details that they are collecting from our WhatsApp in addition to our phone number?
- Type of operating system
- Screen resolution
- Mobile carrier
- A device identifier
- How often people open the app
How could you restrict Facebook from accessing your WhatsApp details?
Go to Settings – Account – Share my account info from inside the app. At the bottom of this screen is a checkbox that you can uncheck to prevent the app from sending information to Facebook.