WhatsApp is working on new notification tool that will help users to find out fake and scam messages and will help them to block those messages.
WhatsApp Spam Message Tool:
In addition to the conversation, Whatsapp is famous for fake and scandal spreading messages in a few seconds. As a result of 2017, we saw lots of scams / fake news that spread on WhatsApp. According to WhatsAppen, WhatsApp spokesperson told them that the company is watching spam closely. In fact, WhatsApp has decided to do more to fight against spam, by introducing a new interesting feature. According to the WhatsAppen reports, this new notification tool will warn WhatsApp users whenever they receive too many times shared message.
According to WhatsAppen reports, a warning will be like this: “Forwarded too many times”. WhatsApp users will also be warned whenever they try to forward such kind of message.
How Will WhatsApp Spam Message Tool Work?
When a new unknown contact sends you a message, WhatsApp already asks you if this is a spam message: if so, WhatsApp asks you to press the Report button, so that contact will be blocked by WhatsApp if they will receive a lot of reports. Apart from this step & According to WhatsAppen reports:
“By analyzing and comparing data, such as internet provider, phone number, and the phone network, WhatsApp tries to recognize patterns. If spam, for example, is always sent via the same internet provider, this is considered as suspicious.
The company also looks at where the traffic is coming from. For example, using WhatsApp with a Dutch number via a network in Nigeria and connecting five minutes later via a network in China can impossibly be a traveler.”
[Note: This new feature is in testing mode for iOS WhatsApp Version.]
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