Telegram doesn’t come with automatic end-to-end encryption. To chat with someone privately you’ll have to set up Telegram secret chat. It just like Messenger secret chat. The company can see all your messages if you’re not using secret chat.
WhatsApp updated its Terms, and everyone was running to messaging apps like Telegram and Signal Messenger. Signal uses the Technology WhatsApp uses for its end-to-end encryption and Telegram doesn’t automatically encrypt your messages, but you can turn it on by using secret chat.
If you use Telegram secret chat, the company won’t be able to track and see your messages. Your message will remain private to you, and the person you’re sending it to. Use Telegram serect chats for end-to-end messages.
Sending your messages securely is what you should be doing by using Telegram secret chat. You can also enable a two-step verification process to protect your account from unauthorized access. Send private message with Telegram secret chat.
How to use Telegram secret chat
1. Open the Telegram app on your Android or iPhone device, and find the chat you want to use secret chat with.
2. Open the chat you want to use the secret message with, and click on the name. Tap on the three dots at the top right corner of your screen.
3. Click on “Start secret chat” to start sending encrypted end-to-end messages on your Telegram account.
With the Telegram secret chat, you can enable messages to disappear after every 5 minutes you send a message. And you can password-protect the chat by clicking on the three dots at the top right corner of your screen and tapping on “Passcode Lock.”