Stay away from WhatsApp Pink. Harmless graphical interface modification will expose your phone to data theft. Expert Alarm.
Do not be fooled by the beautiful appearance. For days, suspicious links have been circulating on various social networks, which, in theory, They should allow you to change the interface WhatsApp from a purely aesthetic point of view. In this case, the main rule applies: never click on links unless you know what to open. It does not look bad at first glance, because it is supported by some “support” screens. Downloading the link suggested will, in fact, allow you to bring the latest version of the app to your smartphone: WhatsApp Pink.
Nothing fancy, the new presentation of the world’s most popular messaging app. But it is better not to believe too much in appearances, there are many reasons not to believe in such a connection. Since there are important pioneers in the form of innocent aesthetic versions, There are real hacking attempts. This is certainly not a law, but a simple rule of wisdom. On the other hand, we all agree that our conversations travel not only on WhatsApp, but also in a part of our personal lives.
Innocent looks are deceptive: what exactly is WhatsApp Pink
Then a little ingenuity will not hurt. First of all it is good to note that this pink version is not available on any official channels. No Google Play or Android or any other App Store. But that’s not all: the link only refers to an APK for download, which is contrary to international regulations on network security. In these cases, in fact, it is dangerous to find a malware on your smartphone, and even obscene. It is not certain that it can happen, but it is a clear call to common sense wisdom that it is a possibility.
Many programmers have raised the alarm. However, recall that in 2015 something similar happened with blue skin. Even then, it is not a restoration, nor a purely aesthetic function. Conversely: downloading that version is equivalent to delivering your smartphone (with all its data) To the unknown hacker. You know whose intentions are never good. It is good to treasure experiences and let it go. After all, green is not a bad color …