- Being targeted by hackers.
- Hacking is being done through fake app.
- Need to be alert if there are sudden changes in the phone.
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Phone battery runs out fast
If your smartphone’s battery drains faster than usual, the phone may contain malware or a fake app. You should also check the apps running in the background before reaching a conclusion. Often running the app in the background also drains the battery quickly. So close this app and watch it later.
Smartphone slowing down
If your mobile phone suddenly slows down or hangs frequently, there may be malware in the background of the device. Therefore, the phone should be factory reset immediately. This will delete the malware app.
Mobile app crashes
If your phone crashes frequently after opening the app, or if the website takes longer to load than usual, your phone may have been hacked.
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Popups and ads
Often when you visit an app or a website, a pop-up ad appears. Your phone may have malware. Avoid using third party apps to avoid this. This will keep your phone and private data safe.
Flash light starts automatically
If the device’s flash light is on even when you are not using a mobile phone, it is possible that a hacker is controlling your phone.
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