Although the features offered are advanced but there is a risk of being unsafe in WhatsApp Mod.
REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – The instant messaging application WhatsApp is one of the most widely used messaging applications. Currently, there are two billion WhatsApp users.
Due to its popularity, most of the app developers have created mock versions. Among the most popular are WhatsApp Plus, GBWhatsApp, YoWhatsApp, FMWhatsApp, OGWhatsApp and WhatsApp Prime.
Even though this app comes with some cool features, users often overlook some of the dangers of using WhatsApp clones. Although the features offered are sophisticated but there are risks that you have to accept.
There are a number of additional features offered from the Mod version (modification). First, the Mod version has blue tick, double, and online status hiding features. Especially for GBWhatsApp supports many languages.
In addition, the Mod version can lock chats with a password, set the theme of your choice, and share it with app developers. Users can also place unlimited WhatsApp stories and share videos up to 16 GB in size.
Quoted IHarare, Monday (29/11), even though the features presented look cool, users must accept the risks behind WhatsApp Mod. For example, messages you might share are not secure. There is no guarantee that no third person will read your messages. So, be careful when using the Mod version of WhatsApp.
The second risk, GBWhatsApp is more likely to inject Malware and Spyware like a virus because server host which is less secure. This virus can cause data corruption.
WhatsApp Mod version is not illegal and unofficial so it is not available on Google Play Store. This means it will make it difficult for users with application updates available on the web.
The final risk is that the official WhatsApp has been restricted from using Mods. The official version of WhatsApp can ban you at any time if you are caught using WhatsApp Mods. So, be careful and think twice before using a Mod version, like GBWhatsApp.