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Android 10 Samsung A01 phone, started going to web pages and clicking permission dialogs on its own.

Ravynmagi

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Jun 16, 2007
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No idea what that is. Don’t think Samsung or T-Mobile would put something on your phone that would do that. That would definitely concern me though. I wonder if something malicious got installed. I’d probably do a factory reset and start over.
 

VirtualLarry

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I noticed that "location" was enabled, and presumably, it enabled the advanced Google location tracking. Probably an LEO trojan for some reason.

Androiid phones have the WORST security, I tell you.
 

lnanek

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Aug 16, 2020
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Yeah, this is common for an infected device. The malware authors want ad bucks from sending your phone to sites. Phone needs a data wipe, unfortunately. Make sure not to blindly restore all currently installed apps too.
 

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