Worried about what your friend is up to these days? What if we say you can hack their WhatsApp account to get access to their photos, videos or the message log. Sounds interesting, right?
Well, with this simple hack you can do exactly that. But, before we tell you how to hack a WhatsApp account, do make a note that hacking someone else's account for personal use without victims permission is highly unethical.
GizBot doesn't hold any responsibility for the consequences, proceed at your own risk.
Step 1: Uninstall WhatsApp on your smartphone
Firstly, you'll have to uninstall the WhatsApp account on your smartphone or any other device. You'll know the reason behind this as we go further.
Step 2: Get hold of your friends MAC (Media Access Control) address
To hack your friends WhatsApp account, you'll have to get hold of their smartphones MAC address. To do this, on an Android smartphone, head to Settings > About phone > Status > Wi-Fi MAC address. If your friend is using an Apple iPhone, head to Settings > General > About > Wi-Fi address.
Step 3: Find out your smartphone’s MAC address
Next, you'll have to find out your smartphone's MAC address. Follow the same steps as mentioned above to know this.
Step 4: Replace Your device’s MAC address with your friend’s MAC address (smartphone)
Now, all you have to do is to replace your smartphone's MAC address with your friend's device's MAC address you've managed to get hold of earlier.
To know how to replace the MAC address, click here.
Step 5: Download the WhatsApp on your smartphone
Finally, download the WhatsApp on your smartphone, a verification code will be sent to your friend's smartphone, enter it and you'll be able to see all the messages, images and videos exchanged by your friend on successfully verifying.
Note: This hack doesn't seem to work with the latest version of WhatsApp owing to improved security. Also, don't use this hack for unethical or illegal purposes.