Your cell phone stores your best photos, chats, contacts, passwords and even your secrets; That is why it is so important to always take care of it and verify the applications that we install. Recently, it has been revealed that there is an app update that you should definitely avoid downloading on your Android, to take care of your privacy, find out what it is.
According to the security company Zimperium, an app that promises improvements to your cell phone could really seek to get permissions and gain full access to your device with untrustworthy intentions.
This is the update that you should not install on Android
The name of the application is System Update, it is being distributed in third-party stores, when downloaded to your cell phone, it asks you to install a false system update capable of controlling your Android.
If you agree to give it the permissions, the supposed update will have access to your contacts, call history, audio recordings, camera, location and more. So all your information would be available to strangers.
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How to prevent this app from taking control of your cell phone?
The answer is very simple, you just have to avoid downloading it. This application is not in Google Play, but it would be necessary to install it from a third-party store; In other words, it does not have officially approved security practices.
Therefore, our recommendation is always to download original apps and check their updates, the best of all is that you can do it by taking advantage of the Gigas of your Telcel’s Unlimited Friend with #TelcelLaMejorRed with the highest Coverage.
Something similar recently recommended WhatsApp, which asked its users do not use third-party apps, if you want to continue using the official version.
In Google Play you will always find apps that they are continuously reviewed to comply with safety regulations and there is a great variety for the functions you require. So now you know, avoid third-party stores and protect the privacy of your Android.
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