A two-step verification method is being rolled out by Whatsapp for its users on all the platforms provided. The process of checking the version has already been tested on the beta versions of the Android app and is going to be introduced to all the users. This feature shows up due to the security reasons and this two-step verification will going to be an optional feature to ensure the security of an account.
WhatsApp New Update Two-Step Verification
A code will be provided to you for the accessing of the account each time when you setup your WhatsApp on a different smart phone. A six digit password will going to be enabled by this feature which should be accompanied in any attempt for the verification of your phone number for Whatsapp.
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The introduction to the feature of two-step verification is quite an acceptable thing for users across the board. This will also make the least access for others to get their hands on and to make use of your account. In case you forget the account then an e-mail will be sent to you for the verification to recover it.
As it is mentioned in a blogpost by WhatsApp ‘two-step verification will going to be an optional feature that adds more security to your account. When the two-step verification is enabled by the user, any attempt to verify your phone number on WhatsApp must be accompanied by a six-digit password that has been created using this feature’.
The feature of two-step verification can be enabled by going into the WhatsApp settings. You need to click on the ‘Account’ and choose ‘two-step verification’. Select enable there and all of its is done. A link will be provided to you through an E-mail for an option that if they want to disable the two-step verification and will going to provide a link for that. The security feature disables on a click and you get the access to your WhatsApp account.