According to WABetaInfo, the newest WhatsApp beta version of the app which means it should be making its on cloud backsups and Google drive backups encryption.
The passwords protection is private and it’s not sent to WhatsApp. The new password feature will take some months to arrive in final build of WhatsApp for iOS and Android, As per WaBetaInfo says.
Indian celebrities mobile chats had been traced with the Government officials Narcotics Department after mysterious murder of Indian actor Sushant Singh Rajput exposed the whole Bollywood gangs related drugs.
Why encryption needed on WhatsApp chat backups?
WhatsApp chats of various celebrities have been leaked in recently while law enforcement has also been known to access chats through lawful means by asking the backup in Google Drive and Clouds in iOS.
WhatsApp has found a new secure way to secure your cloud backups are stores in Apple iOS cloud and Google Drive in Android which is previous outside of WhatsApp control.
Facebook owned WhatsApp is now testing the private password protection feature on backups chats. We will provide you update after the final update being rollouts.