Facebook tested encryption “party – a party” in the application of Messenger




nnounced Facebook today announced the start of testing for safety feature and encryption-type “party – a party” end-to-end within the application messaging IM Messenger, so as to ensure that the users using the application and communicate with their contact securely.

The protocol used Signal Protocol, which laid out and developed protection and security company Whisper Systems Open network, so as to provide confidential within chats allowing discussion of sensitive topics.

The company plans to provide encryption within the expected application for Facebook Messenger, allowing the protection of messages so that only the sender and the receiver to read.

The activation of the secret talks within an application optional Messenger, Facebook and become that some users prefer to use the application across multiple platforms, while at the use of confidential conversation is limited only within a single device.

And allow the conversation confidential procedure text talks only so you can not use a moving GIF images and videos, or payment or other popular features of transactions approved within an application currently Messenger.

The company confirmed that it is in the process once the test this feature, but added that it is unlikely these special safety feature available later this summer.

The Facebook in a post published on its official website to putting in place many of the ideas about the design and implementation of this feature, and they are grateful for the security and privacy experts who provided valuable contributions.


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