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6 Signs your phone has a virus

Strange charges on your phone bill – Unexpected charges might be symptomatic of a virus. Malicious applications can make money by using your phone to send premium text messages or calls.


Invasive adverts – Overbearing adverts are also signs that you may have adware on your device. Adware can infect your phone with malicious code.


Contacts receiving strange messagesMalware can use your device to send spam messages, which can bring about your contacts' devices turning out to be infected as well.


Poor perfomance – Like a PC, a slowdown in perfomance is a sure indication of virus.


New applications – If new applications appear unexpectedly on your device, a malicious application could be downloading them onto your phone, They may contain malware as well.


Abnormal data consumption – Malicious applications need to send and get data from their makers through the web. Your device allows you to see how much data your applications are consuming; look out to ones that are consuming more than you'd expect.

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