The agreement implies the granting of messages, IP address and interactions with people and companies, among other information, to Mark Zuckerberg’s giant. For now, it is possible to postpone acceptance by selecting the “Not now” option; however, after the deadline, using the resource will no longer be an option.
Avoiding is simple, says the company
By further unifying the platforms, WhatsApp Business customer data, such as name, phone number, handset, transactions and payments, as well as other anonymous information, will be automatically shared with the corporate Facebook accounts of the companies that have the option.
On the other hand, the company emphasizes, content of conversations, messages, photos, videos and audios will continue to be encrypted from end to end – protected and with restricted access to each person with a profile in the app.
“Each user will be notified within the conversation if the company he is talking to has chosen to use Facebook to manage and store their WhatsApp messages,” he says, which eliminates the power of choice of who uses it.