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GotYa! Security & Safety

  • Staff Review

    Losing one’s smartphone is somewhat of a catastrophe, and that’s putting it mildly. The fact that our phones have become so smart can work ...Read more
  • Description

    ★ BEST SECURITY APPLICATION ON GOOGLE PLAY ★ FEATURED ON FOX NEWS AND DAILY MAIL ★ SEEN ON TV, WATCH THE VIDEO! You need a solid security solution for your device? You have a snoopy girlfriend? For your safety, GotYa! takes a silent snapshot ...Read more

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  • UPDATED ON:
  • SIZE 6,186,598
  • INSTALLATIONS: 50,000 - 100,000
  • LATEST VERSION: 3.3.6
  • REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 2.3 and up
  • Permissions
  • HARDWARE CONTROLS
    • take pictures
      Allows application to take pictures with the camera. This allows the application at any time to collect images the camera is seeing.
    • control vibrator
      Allows the application to control the vibrator.
  • STORAGE
    • modify/delete SD card contents
      Allows an application to write to the SD card.
  • NETWORK COMMUNICATION
    • full Internet access
      Allows an application to create network sockets.
    • view Wi-Fi state
      Allows an application to view the information about the state of Wi-Fi.
    • view network state
      Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
  • YOUR LOCATION
    • coarse (network-based) location
      Access coarse location sources such as the cellular network database to determine an approximate phone location, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine approximately where you are.
    • fine (GPS) location
      Access fine location sources such as the Global Positioning System on the phone, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.
  • SYSTEM TOOLS
    • automatically start at boot
      Allows an application to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the application to slow down overall performance of the phone by constantly running.
    • prevent phone from sleeping
      Allows an application to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
    • display system-level alerts
      Allows an application to show system alert windows. Malicious applications can take over the entire screen of the phone.
    • modify global system settings
      Allows an application to modify the systemʼs settings data. Malicious applications can corrupt your systemʼs configuration.
    • read sync statistics
      Allows an application to read the sync stats; e.g., the history of syncs that have occurred.
    • read sync settings
      Allows an application to read the sync settings, such as whether sync is enabled for contacts.
    • write sync settings
      Allows an application to modify the sync settings, such as whether sync is enabled for contacts.
  • YOUR MESSAGES
    • receive SMS
      Allows application to receive and process SMS messages. Malicious applications may monitor your messages or delete them without showing them to you.
  • PAID SERVICES.
    • send SMS messages
      Allows application to send SMS messages. Malicious applications may cost you money by sending messages without your confirmation.
    • directly call phone numbers
      Allows the application to call phone numbers without your intervention. Malicious applications may cause unexpected calls on your phone bill. Note that this does not allow the application to call emergency numbers.
  • PHONE CALLS
    • read phone state and identity
      Allows the application to access the phone features of the device. An application with this permission can determine the phone number and serial number of this phone, whether a call is active, the number that call is connected to, ect.
  • YOUR ACCOUNTS
    • discover known accounts
      Allows an application to get the list of accounts known by the phone.
    • use the authentication credentials of an account
      Allows an application to request authentication tokens.
    • act as an account authenticator
      Allows an application to use the account authenticator capabilities of the AccountManager, including creating accounts and getting and setting their passwords.
    • manage the accounts list
      Allows an application to perform operations like adding, and removing accounts and deleting their password.
  • OTHER
    • com.google.android.providers.gsf.permission.READ_GSERVICES
    • com.android.vending.CHECK_LICENSE
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE