WhatsApp Chat Protocol

Detection Information

The following page provides information on the WhatsApp Chat Protocol.

Protocol Description

WhatsApp is a popular messaging and voice over IP (VoIP) service owned by Facebook. The WhatsApp Chat protocol is a variant of XMPP and handles messaging and notifications.

Introduced

Version 2.88

Port Statistics

IP Protocol Flow Percent
TCP 5222 100%

Category

Messaging


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