WhatsApp iOS Users Can Add Apple’s Touch ID or Face ID to Safeguard Their Apps

This prevents people from picking up their iPhones and viewing their messages

Face ID is available to WhatsApp users with iOS 12 and above Mlenny/iStock

WhatsApp added an extra layer of security to help iOS users ensure that other people can’t simply pick up their iPhones and read their messages.

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.