Whatsapp adding another layer of Privacy and Security: End-to-end encryption option for the backups, can be store the backups on Google Drive or iCloud. On 10 September 2021, the security news has been published by the CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg through his Facebook Status.
He said “We’re adding another layer of privacy and security to WhatsApp: an end-to-end encryption option for the backups people choose to store in Google Drive or iCloud. WhatsApp is the first global messaging service at this scale to offer end-to-end encrypted messaging and backups, and getting there was a really hard technical challenge that required an entirely new framework for key storage and cloud storage across operating systems.”
More than 3.3k people have shared this status and 12k people liked it. However, we have to wait for the final release. Here is the official news.