Smartphones are capable of much more than just making phone calls and sending text messages; they can also be used to take pictures, keep active on social media, play games, surf the Internet, stream videos online, check the weather, and much more. You can keep a lot of data and files on these smart devices because they have enough storage capacity. This includes photographs, games, music, contacts, conversations, and more. Furthermore, with all of our personal information saved in these, there are a plethora of potential spies to be concerned about.
Due to the widespread availability of numerous surveillance technologies, your phone could be tracked by a family member, a hacker, or even the government.
Hackers can use your phone to track your whereabouts or spy on your personal information. While using your phone's GPS to track your whereabouts may appear innocent, hackers can use this information to learn where you live, what you buy, where your children go to school, and more.
They can sell or steal your identity once they get your information. That's why it's crucial to be aware of these telltale signals that your phone is being monitored.
Here are several telltale symptoms that your phone is being monitored by a spy or someone else.
1. Battery drains quickly. Even when you are not using it, your phone's battery drains faster than usual.
2. Cellphones that are overheating. Even when the phone is not in use, it warms up.
3. An increase in the amount of data being used. The data use on your phone increases while various procedures run in the background.
4. Your phone reboots without warning.
“If your phone starts rebooting out of nowhere, it could suggest it's being tracked,” said David Luki, an IDStrong information privacy, security, and compliance specialist. Your phone's infection is interfering with its normal operation, causing it to crash and restart at random.
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