The app will then highlight the link in red if it deems it to be a potential threat. The link will come with a warning that reads, "This link contains usual characters".
The app will notify about the suspicious link with a "red label" indicating that the link is suspicious.
Note here, that Whatsapp hasn't yet officially confirmed this news.
The new feature has been spotted by some users as working in WhatsApp, already. According to WABetaInfo, the app is now receiving suspicious link detection functionality. This will protect users from phishing sites which might try and steal your personal data, such as your logins and passwords. This will give users much more power to know whether the link is good or spam for them. We can anticipate WhatsApp to launch this function shortly. WhatsApp is taking these measures to curb distribution of fake website links.
Third Thai cave rescue mission underway: authorities
Early tests indicate all of the boys could be suffering from lung infections, but only two of the first four boys were confirmed. Witnesses say the boys freed Monday were treated at a make-shift hospital at the site, before being taken to a local hospital.
WhatsApp has a pretty extensive list of features, but the Facebook-owned company is always adding more. This time, the platform has received the ability to automatically hide shared media from appearing in your phone gallery. The ...
WhatsApp has not issued a statement about when this feature will be available or if it will be limited to certain regions. In the full-page advertisement, it has urged users to check information before sharing it and cautioned them about the spread of fake news.
Earlier this month, Facebook Inc, Whatsapp's parent firm, in a letter to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology said that putting a break on the spread of false messages through its platform is a challenge that requires a partnership between the company, government and society. The company has also teamed up with an Indian fact-checking group to fight hoax news stories.
Endless scrolling down Instagram's news feed to see if you missed anything may become a thing of the past.
Meghan was christened and confirmed in the oak-panelled Chapel Royal by the archbishop, who also married her and Harry in May. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge chose hymns O Jesus, I Have Promised and Lord of All Hopefulness for the ceremony.
Le manque d'espace pour placer suffisamment de bouteilles d'oxygène ajoute aussi à la complexité des opérations. Des militaires thaïlandais se préparent à rentrer dans la grotte, ici le 5 juillet 2018.
Southgate's men beat Sweden 2-0 in Samara on Saturday to advance to the last four for just the third time in history. I'm sure that's really helped everyone and helped keep a really good environment within the camp'.
La jeune femme est au meilleur de sa forme après l'annonce des fiancailles de son ex Justin Bieber avec Hailey Baldwin . La preuve, elle a été aperçue sur les côtes new-yorkaises profitant pleinement du soleil avec ses amis sur un bateau.
But leading pro-Brexit legislator Jacob Rees-Mogg said "I don't think a no-confidence vote is immediately in the offing". Theresa May faces a mortal threat to her leadership of the Conservative Party and Government today.
Under its "One China" policy , Beijing considers Taiwan a province and opposes ties between Taipei and other capitals. These airlines were sent a warning letter send from The Civil Aviation Authority Of China on April 25, 2018.
Le joueur était aux soins, par précaution selon les derniers échos. Une image qui a rassuré les indécis et levé tous les soupçons.
Prince Louis of Cambridge in pictures
Following the service, guests were invited to a private tea at Clarence House, home to Prince Charles and his wife Camilla . William and Kate chose two hymns for the service: " O Jesus, I Have Promised " and " Lord of All Hopefulness ".
Sugar Sammy jugera le talent des Français
Ceux-ci rejoindront les juges Hélène Ségara et Eric Antoine , qui étaient en place lors de la dernière saison. En effet, l'animatrice a été l'un des jurés emblématiques de l'émission Nouvelle Star sur M6.
Sweet 16 for Roger Federer at Wimbledon
Worry not, Federer escaped and continued a roll through the tournament that has seen him play as close to his peak as ever. Thirteen Wimbledon championships between them and 49 grand slam titles overall, it was quite the historic training run.
Royal family leaves chapel after Prince Louis' christening
Guests were served slices of christening cake, which is a tier taken from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding cake. Three years later, Kate was seen in the dress again during a garden party at Buckingham Palace in honour of the Queen.
Out of 13 Rescued from Flooded Cave in Thailand
For the first four rescues on Sunday , two divers accompanied each boy, one from the side and one from behind. Two of the boys possibly have a lung infection but all eight are generally "healthy and smiling", he said.
Pick your England XI for Croatia semi-final
They've been through a lot. "But it doesn't feel too bad, so hopefully it'll be fine". "They're very unsafe on set-pieces". I've played with Luka (Modric ) and, for me, he is one of the best midfielders in the world by far.
Vettel hits back at ‘silly’ Hamilton after Ferrari accusation
After the race, Hamilton had pointed out that twice in three races a Ferrari driver had collided with a Mercedes on the first lap. Raikkonen claiming third with three laps to go. "It was a super start, a super race and, yeah, a hammer finish", Vettel said.