The attacks are suspected to be from an Israeli firm as per global reports.
The Whatsapp Plus is not available for download directly via the Google Play Store and needs to be sideloaded if you need to download the app.
WhatsApp Working On New Feature To Block Chat Screenshots On Android Phones With Fingerprint Authentication
Under the new feature, if the user chooses to enable the fingerprint authentication feature, WhatsApp will restrict them from taking screenshots of their chats.
Last month, Facebook faced its most widespread and persistent system outage, with users unable to access the social network for more than 12 hours.
The new feature comes as part of the 2.19.89 beta update of the instant messaging app.
WhatsApp recently rolled out authentication feature to iOS users and the same will be available for iPad users as well.
Earlier this week, WhatsApp announced the addition of a “Checkpoint Tipline” in India that will help people check the authenticity of the information they receive.
Dark Mode for Android app is also a bit different than its iOS counterpart which is pitch black making it OLED friendly.
The company said in January that during its trial of the feature in India, it saw a 25 percent reduction in forwards.