If you have suspicion that your phone can listen, you can try to determine who and how it does, and also avoid this in the future.
There are several ways for this. We will tell you in detail about each of them.
Checking call forwarding to other numbers
First of all, you need to check, Whether forwarding your calls to other rooms. To do this:
Step 1. Run the application "Phone".
Step 2. Open the keyboard for dialing the number.
Step 3. Enter the code * # 21 # and press the button "Call ».
Step 4. The information provided by the operator will be displayed. Pay attention to whether call forwarding is enabled. Then press the "OK" button.
Step 5. Enter the code * # 62 # and click button "Call".
Step 6. See the following information and press "OK".
Please note! The automatic redirection number can be specified here. This, of course, does not necessarily indicate that you are listening.
Step 7. Enter the code * # 33 # and press the button "Call".
Step 8. Please note the information provided by the operator. Then press the "OK" button.
How to disable call forwarding
Disable forwarding in the settings Android. To do this:
Step 1. Open "Settings".
Step 2. Go to section "Appendices".
Step 3. Open "System Applications".
Step 4. Open "Phone".
Step 5. Go to "Call Forwarding".
Step 6. Wait until the necessary settings are obtained from the operator.
Step 7. Pay attention to various types of forwarding. If you see somewhere unknown numbers somewhere, boldly disconnect it. To do this, click on one of the items.
Step 8. Select "Disable".
Step 9. Disable all redirection, if you can enter the code ## 002 # dialer and press the button "Call".
Step 10. A notification appears on the screen that deletion is successful.
Step 11. After turning off the redirection, try to enter codes * # 33 #, * # 62 # and * # 21 # in its dialer. Check if the network settings have changed.
Checking Listening to the Eagle Security FREE program
in Google Play You can find many useful features for tracking protection. One of them Eagle Security FREE. To use it:
Step 1. Open the application store. To do this, click on the appropriate shortcut in the program menu.
Step 2. Enter the"Eagle Security" search and click on the proposed option.
Step 3. Press the button "Set".
Step 4. Wait for the end of installation and press "Open".
Step 5. Wait for the Eagle Security Application launch.
Step 6. Imagine the permission to make calls and manage them. To do this, press the button "Allow".
Step 7. Give permission to access your location data. To do this, press the button "Allow only during the use of the application".
Step 8. Wait until the program will collect all the necessary information.
Please note! During scanning, it is recommended not to use a smartphone. Stay in the current window until the program displays the final result.
The use of anti-virus to search for spyware
is not always a wiretapping by redirection. Most often for this, third-party software is used, the so-called spyware. It is possible to detect it using an antivirus built-in by a manufacturer or user installed. To do this, do the following:
Step 1. Open an application "Safety".
Step 2., launch "Antivirus".
Step 3. If you are prompted to update signatures, do it. Press the button to "update" to start updating.
Step 4. Wait until all the databases are downloaded from the server.
Step 5. Then wait until your device is scanned with antivirus.
Step 6. At the end of the operation, the scan result will appear on the screen.
Note! Scan the device for the presence of viral and spy software best with Avast, Dr. Web or any other antivirus, which has proven its effectiveness.