WhatsApp to share user data with Facebook

WhatsApp to share user data with Facebook

WhatsApp is to start sharing user data with Facebook.

The messaging service was bought by Facebook for €17bn in 2014.

Now the latest update to WhatsApp's terms of use will see the company share data - including phone numbers - with the social media giant.

WhatsApp say their end-to-end encryption of messages will mean user privacy is maintained.

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