Recently, a WhatsApp Vulnerability Allowed Hackers To Install Spyware On Smartphones via the calling feature regardless of whether the user answered the call. Once the code is installed, then the spyware can turn on your phone’s camera and mic, scan emails and messages, and also collect the user’s location data.
The same was detected by the WhatsApp team and they have asked their users to update their WhatsApp app immediately to stay away from the hackers. In addition, they have also listed out the affected versions of the WhatsApp. Do check the list of affected versions of WhatsApp for Android, iOS, Windows Phone and Tizen.
Well, during these kinds of situations, you were worried and wanted to check WhatsApp version on your smartphones? Here is the guide to check that on your phone.
How To Check WhatsApp Version:
Step 1: Open WhatsApp and Tap on Settings.
Step 2: In the Settings Page, Tap on Help.
Step 3: In the Help page, Tap on the App Info and it will show your current app version.
Make sure you’re using the current version of the WhatsApp application on your smartphones.