Forget Apple vs. the FBI: WhatsApp Just Switched on Encryption for a Billion People
This morning, WhatsApp made the scope of the Apple-FBI encryption battle look kinda small.
I'm officially installing it now. every message, whether it's voice, text, photo, video, group or one-on-one. Open Whisper Systems, an organization that aims to advance secure communication technology, worked with WhatsApp over the past year to implement a full-coverage encryption system.