There is nothing more important than making sure your messages stay secure no matter what platform you are using. WhatsApp prides itself on security and encryption making sure users verify their accounts and enable two-factor authentication.
In this tutorial, TheGhanaTech will be showing you the easiest way to check if your WhatsApp account is monitored or hacked by someone. A lot of WhatsApp users are been hacked and monitored by unauthorized people without their knowledge.
A user’s account can be hacked and monitored when he or she has a weak password or forget to enable two-factor authentication on their device. Also, it is not advisable to let someone use your account for chatting and other stuff because your web QR code may be scanned by someone you don’t know.
Most people use the Whatsapp web QR code to track and monitor some people’s privacy without their approval which is not good in such circumstances it is called hacking. The Whatsapp web is a tool which is designed to help users to transfer their Whatsapp conversations to a desktop.
When your account is been transferred to your desktop, it means that you can have access to your chat on your desktop or laptop at the same time on your smartphone. But some people who know much more about this have turned the web tool to be a hacking tool which is not the reason it was been designed.
To avoid being paired and monitored, you need to activate the advanced security settings by enabling a PIN, Password or Fingerprint to protect your conversation from unknown devices.
How to check if your WhatsApp is monitored by someone
- Kindly open your WhatsApp on your smartphone
- Click on the 3 dots at the right-top corner of your account
- Click on the Linked device to check if you will see any unauthorized device that has been paired to your account
- If you see any device, just click on the device and click on LOG OUT to remove the device from your account