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Meta testing stronger Facebook Messenger encryption after Nebraska abortion case

1 month ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

Facebook parent company Meta on Thursday announced that it's testing a new feature whereby users can back up end-to-end encrypted chats in Facebook Messenger. Additionally, Meta launched a test of automatic end-to-end encrypted chat threads on Messenger and an expansion of other features.
"Your message history is important, and end-to-end encrypted Messenger conversations are currently stored on your device," the Meta announcement explains. "With that in mind, we're testing secure storage to back up those messages in case you lose your phone or want to restore your message history on a...
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Is Facebook's End-To-End Encryption Actually Safe?

Is Facebook's End-To-End Encryption Actually Safe?

1 month ago   |   By SlashGear

News that Meta turned over a teen's Messenger chats to law enforcement has caused some confusion among users who wonder whether their conversations are safe.
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Facebook Messenger finally starts testing end-to-end encryption for all chats

Facebook Messenger finally starts testing end-to-end encryption for all chats

1 month ago   |   By Digital Trends

Meta has begun testing default end-to-end encryption for chats and calls on Facebook Messenger, and will soon expand it to Instagram DMs.
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