Over the years, many have appealed Alternative applications To complete the functions of WhatsApp Messenger, When you realize that you are not giving enough. These are usually very specific questions, but they make sense: if the company does not provide the service, if there is another, why not try it?
The problem is that These third-party applications are at risk: No matter how naive their functionality, installing them implies unrestricted access to the contents of the application and the user’s chats, which is a security issue for the user, and ultimately for the company. Additionally, these are not apps that allow you to add stickers to Messenger: they change it directly and add other functionality, such as content preview, mass messages, hiding conversations, two WhatsApp accounts on the same phone, bubble chats, and autoresponder. Even more so.
They may be attractive, but they are implemented by unknown developers and they give access to all our conversations. That’s why WhatsApp actively controls the computer issues that these apps want to get, while -sometimes- it performs the same functions, but officially.
WhatsApp Official Announcement
Now he has taken another step: specifically pointing to two applications, WhatsApp Plus and GB WhatsApp. At your help center, Indicating that the user’s account may be suspended if you install these applications.
“Unsupported applications, etc. WhatsApp Plus, GB WhatsApp, Or modified versions of WhatsApp that say you can move your WhatsApp chats from one phone to another. These unofficial applications were created by a third party and are our infringement Terms of service. WhatsApp does not authorize the use of these third-party applications because their security practices cannot be verified, the company explains.