About the Google warning “This app is fake..."

If you've received this Play Protect Warning from Google, you're likely using an unofficial version of WhatsApp. Due to security concerns, Google may disable and uninstall these applications.
Unofficial WhatsApp apps are altered versions developed by third-parties and violate our Terms of Service. We don’t support these apps because they put your privacy, security, and safety at risk. Learn more about unofficial versions of WhatsApp in this article.

How to switch to the official WhatsApp app

Uninstall the unofficial app, then go to our website to download WhatsApp or the WhatsApp Business app and re-register your phone number. Learn how to register in this article.
We can’t guarantee that your chat history will transfer because WhatsApp doesn't support unofficial apps.

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