Gaining unauthorized access to someone else’s data on WhatsApp is bad and can be deemed illegal. During the past few months many individuals have fallen prey to these hackers and in the long run, their WhatsApp accounts got hacked.
There’s not much that anyone can do immediately his or her WhatsApp account gets hacked, this is why prevention is better than cure. Instead of looking for a way to get back a hacked WhatsApp account, why don’t we prevent the account from getting hacked. At least it is less costly than retrieving a hacked WhatsApp account.
How to prevent your WhatsApp account from getting hacked
Preventing your WhatsApp account from getting hacked by these hackers is easier than you might think. First of all, launch your WhatsApp application, go to the WhatsApp settings by tapping the three icons at the top left corner of your screen then a menu list will appear, tap Settings.
You should be taken to another page, this time around, tap Account >> Two-step verification. Generate and use your personal PIN, then add your email address then enable the two-step verification. Adding email address is optional but highly advisable, this is because if you eventually forget the PIN you used to enable the two-step verification, then you can use the email address to recover the account.
How to prevent your WhatsApp account from getting hacked (Video tutorial)
Enabling the “Two-step verification” is the way to prevent your WhatsApp account from getting hacked by hackers. It is as easy as that. Please don’t forget to share this post with your friends and feel free to join us on WhatsApp by clicking here.