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Know if Someone Is Spying on My Phone

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Is there a way to detect spyware on an iPhone?

I need help with determining if my phone has a spyware on it.

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You may only guess about it sometimes. Check for oblique symptoms.

  • Your phone might have started to drain your battery faster, or it heats up very much.
  • Check your data plan: the traffic increases with a spy application and with complicated traffic analyzing tools like Wireshark installed onto a computer with a WiFi hotspot, you can see all of the used IP addresses. It may be also possible to do so in the self-service at the web site of your carrier or at the office of your carrier.
  • Look for installed applications named Cydia, Installer, Installous, SBSettings, and Icy. Those mean that your phone has been jailbroken, though they do not prove the existence of a spy application.
  • You may receive weird SMS messages from time to time or your phone may restart for no apparent reason.
  • You might get white noise or static during calls.
  • Lastly, someone may slip a word or some other phrase from your personal conversations on your iPhone.
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Note: you can use a paid tool like https://www.certosoftware.com/ to analyze your phone, though that does not guarantee 100 % detection and costs you money.

I have reason to believe my phone is tapped/spyware but my spyware apps aren't detecting it. How can I make sure?

First, I am being "stalked". The police are aware but nobody is willing to check my phone. I have seen my data being used up significantly faster than usual. Even when I turn my data off some is being used. There is a delay before my phone calls are dialed and connected. But the delay is more with the dialing. I don't hear it but the person on the other end tells me that they hear static and I am echoing. I never had that problem before. My battery life is low. Some text messages are shown as read when I haven't read them. I just installed a live tacker that tracks IP addresses but I really don't know what I am looking for. It does show that some things (i.e. a text messaging app that I no longer use) are using more than one IP address. I just don't know if that means anything.. I have tried: Anti spy mobile free

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brought phone to provider store. I think it was caused by: I am being stalked/attacked by someone. Possibly a hired person by my ex or someone else. There was a period of time that my phone was left unattended in public. That same night other things started happening (there is surveillance proof of one thing) which are being investigated by the police and a pi.

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Is spyware installed on my Android phone?

I want to know whether my phone has spyware installed on it. I have a data sharing connection with my spouse

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How can I be sure that there isn't a spyware on my phone?

Several months ago, my phone was confiscated by the police (without a warrant, I might add), and FBI forensics went through my phone. They didn't find anything of value, and the phone is still "evidence," but when I get the damned thing back, how can I be certain that there isn't any spyware on it?. I have tried: I have yet to try anything, but being that the FBI was involved, it's possible, even probable, that traditional anti spyware won't be effective.

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How to tell if there is a spyware on friend's phone?

My friend thinks her husband put a spyware on her phone and so do I, but we don't know how to find it in the iPhone, I get text messages from her and they come up differently at times as if she has two numbers and it is linked to the same phone

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My new boss gave me an Android phone to use for work but I think there is a spyware?

Recently my boss gave me a cellphone for work purposes. I can't be positive but I am pretty certain it's monitoring me 24/7. Is that legal?

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How can I check to see if spyware is on my iPhone ? Is there an app I can download to help with me. I have tried: Looked online. I think it was caused by: Just want to know

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