WhatsApp rolls out feature to block profile picture screenshots for enhanced privacy. 

Meta's initiative aims to thwart scammers by blocking profile picture screenshots. 

Server-side update is currently in progress for the new screenshot blocking feature. 

WhatsApp users observe error messages when attempting to screenshot profile pictures. 

Screenshot blocking appears to be the default setting, with no option to toggle it off. 

Meta's move promises increased user privacy and security on the platform. 

Meta gains an advantage over Signal with this privacy-focused feature implementation. 

Blocking profile picture screenshots is expected to deter scammers and stalkers. 

Once officially launched, the feature is set to benefit a majority of WhatsApp users. 

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