The latest news reveals that if any of these apps are installed on your android phone. It means that you have been hacked. If you find any of the below apps on your phone, it means hackers received the data from your phone. This data includes personal data, Google Chrome browsing data, and Facebook Messages. The apps run in the background to spy on your activity and share the data. Here are some more details.
Android users are most attacked these days. We can see many apps released during the past few yearsto take personal data of the users. Internet Criminals are making every possible action to steal data through apps and programs. Every day new apps targeted because of their weaknesses or issues. It has become an everyday fight for experts to help people and avoid any issues. So before going on further, let’s name these apps:
TrendMicro mentioned these apps which include two third-party camera apps and a file manager for daily file managing. Researchers say if you find these apps installed on your phone. It means you have been hacked. These apps are active since last March 2019. The apps are hiding inside the menu and make it problematic to remove the threat. Further, callCam takes following information from your phone.
- Battery status
- Files on device
- Installed app list
- Device information
- Sensor information
- Camera information
- Wi-Fi information
- Data from your WeChat, Outlook, Twitter, Yahoo Mail, Facebook, Gmail, and Google Chrome