Tag Archive: twostep

WhatsApp starts rolling out two-step verification for all users

WhatsApp has been testing a two-step verification feature for the last few months and this week the messaging app announced it is rolling out the feature to users across the Android, iOS and Windows platforms. For those wondering what two-step verification is, it’s an optional feature in WhatsApp that adds more security to your account. […]

How to enable two-step verification on WhatsApp

It’s time to secure your WhatsApp account.

WhatsApp rolled out two-step verification on its platform, giving users the ability to secure their accounts with a passcode. The service relies on an SMS confirmation whenever you set it up on a new phone, and the new measure provides an added layer of security. Given the relative ease with which you can set it up and the added security benefits, there’s no reason not to create a passcode  [Read More…]

WhatsApp beta finally adds support for two-step verification

You can now add a passcode to your WhatsApp account.

The latest update to WhatsApp beta lets you secure your account with a six-digit passcode. WhatsApp verifies your phone number via an SMS confirmation when you’re setting up the service on a new phone, and with two-step verification enabled, you’ll have to enter the passcode as well to gain access to your account.

You also get the option to add your email  [Read More…]