WhatsApp on Thursday published the first version of its Mediation Guidelines report and highlighted its own actions to prevent malicious activity. “Our main focus is to prevent accounts from sending harmful or unwanted messages on a large scale,” WhatsApp said in its report. He shared the report via email to Gadgets 360. “We have advanced capabilities to identify these accounts sending messages at high or abnormal rates and we have banned 20 lakh accounts in India alone from May 15 to June 15 to prevent such misuse.”
WhatsApp said, “In addition to the practical hints from the accounts, we are implementing advanced AI tools and resources on our platform, including user reports, profile photos and group photos and available details. Without any encryption information.” According to WhatsApp, it has received a total of 70 reports for account support, 204 for ban appeals (of which 63 were processed), 20 for other sports, 43 for product support. For and on 8 “security issues”. It states that approximately 95 percent (or 1.9 million) of account bans occurred automatically when “automatic bulk messaging” or spam was detected in the service.
It added that the number of banned accounts has increased significantly since 2019, because “as our system becomes more aware, we are capturing more accounts. We also believe that more bulk or automated messaging is needed. Efforts were made. ” In its report, WhatsApp shared that we block 8 to 8 million accounts worldwide each month. Banned accounts in India (mostly for bulk messaging or spam) accounted for a quarter of all bans worldwide.
It should come as no surprise that India is the largest market for WhatsApp. Of some industries A guess It says that out of 2 billion active users worldwide, 400 million are Indian users, or one in five WhatsApp users are from India. WhatsApp said post-edition reports on data transparency reports will be published in 30-45 days to allow time for data collection and verification.