Facebook Messenger End To End Encryption New Feature

Facebook Messenger End To End Encryption New Feature

Facebook Messenger has been increasing its popularity day by day. It is providing regular updates to improvise the functionality of the app so to attract more and more users worldwide. In this way now Facebook Messenger has provided End to End Encryption to the app just like Whatsapp and Telegram did a few months ago.

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How to Get End to End Encryption

Facebook rolled out End to End Encryption on Messenger, allowing the users of the app to protect their conversations from being read by hackers, government agencies, or Facebook itself.To enable the End to End Encryption feature with anyone, you’ll need to start a Secret Conversation with that person. This option can be accessed by clicking the contact’s name in any regular conversation with the added option of setting a self-destruct timer on your messages

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facebook-messenger-secret-conversation

Facebook Messenger End to End Encryption Feature

Messenger uses the Signal Protocol developed by Open Whisper Systems to get an End to End encrypted chat with any person. Secret Conversation is absolutely separate from any other conversation between the two persons. Within a Secret Conversation you can share photos and stickers, while GIFs and Videos are still a no go. This new feature will only be available if both users have the latest version of Messenger

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End to End Encryption Feature Availability

This End to End Encryption feature is now available for all 1 billion Messenger users, but is still and requires the latest version of the app. If you are using the latest version of Facebook Messenger you might have received this feature of Secret Conversation.

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If you have used the Secret Conversation tell us in the comments about your view on this new feature.

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