End-to-end encrypted user chat
After the privacy change, users' chats will be encrypted end-to-end as before. The message will remain between the sender and receiver, the third party will not be able to access it. The company has made it clear that all messages and media files shared between users will remain encrypted end-to-end. Despite this, neither WhatsApp nor Facebook will be able to read your messages.
Optional sharing for business users
WhatsApp has insisted that it will not share contact details of users with the business. The company has also claimed that the policy prevents users from contacting the users without first getting permission to do so.
WhatsApp account will be closed for not accepting new terms
Support to talk to business optional
The company has said that support to talk to business account on WhatsApp will be completely optional. Users can only interact with companies and brands on WhatsApp, if they want, WhatsApp will not share the number of users with any company / brand.
Connecting with a business through Facebook
Another change is that if a user chooses to click on the ads shown on Facebook / Instagram, it can be used to personalize the ads you see on Facebook but neither Facebook nor Nor can WhatsApp see the content of any end-to-end encrypted messages.