Do apps need all the permissions?

Discussion in 'mobile device security' started by mood, Oct 2, 2019.

  1. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    Do apps need all the permissions?
    Why you should ensure that all those apps on your smartphone only run with the permissions they reasonably need to do their job
    October 2, 2019

    https://www.welivesecurity.com/2019/10/02/do-apps-need-all-permissions/
     
  2. mood

    mood Updates Team

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    Five permissions Android games do not need
    You can refuse some permissions to greedy games, and they most definitely do not need these five
    August 4, 2020

    https://www.kaspersky.com/blog/five-permissions-android-games-do-not-need/36636/
     
  3. trott3r

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    I thought apps could overide the settings in android?
     
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