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Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by domboy77, Jul 14, 2010.

  1. domboy77

    domboy77 New Member
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    I took home my new phone on the weekend and obviously have been downloading every stupid app i could find. Now, however, i am thinking are any of these apps capable of harming either my phone or stealing my data (passwords etc)?

    Is this a genuine concern or am i being paranoid?
     

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  2. Kelmar

    Kelmar Done by choice
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  3. opticalshadow

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    +1 to that thread. in anycase the easiest way you can protect yourself is just understadnign what permissions mean and reading what app wants what permission. if you spot somethign that seems off, then concider what its doing.
     

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