While Android trackers are an excellent way to locate a lost cell phone or keep an eye on the whereabouts of your child, they can also be used to invade your privacy or in other ways gather information that can be used against you. Fortunately, there are apps that can identify when a tracker is installed on your phone without your consent.
AppNotifier is an Android Anti spyware app designed to protect you from unauthorized installations of cell phone tracking and spy app. Interesting, AppNotifier can also be use as a parental control app that will inform you when:
- Someone installs a geo-location application on your phone
- Someone installs spy software onto your phone such as a text forwarding application
- An Android exploit is used to install a hidden application
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