Spying on each other has become easier than ever. Very few people in your social circle do not own a cellular telephone. While we still use telephones to call people most of us use them for so much more from texting to keeping track of each other on social media outlets. Most people already have a smart phone or a blackberry, which allows us access to, programs that all us to spy on a cell phone with ease.
Listening in on a conversation just takes a software installation on the device and then you can monitor everything that is done on that telephone. The person listening can even be alerted as soon as a call or text is received or sent. With a simple search of the internet, even a child can find a program to install on a device and be up and running as an amateur spy.
This innovative software does not involve implantation of a listening device. World-tracker a new website available in the UK, who intends to expand, allows the user to enter a telephone number and then they are tracking a device. The program uses Google maps to show the precise position of the device within seconds.
If you have, access to the device you want to monitor you can install a program on the telephone that will even allow you to listen to conversations that are happening in the room with the device. All you have to do is activate the software and then you are listening to any conversations going on using a long-range listening device. There are numerous software programs with this capability found on the internet.
The programs that are available to monitor cellular devices can cost next to nothing and even be free. These programs will allow you to see what text messages are being sent from and received by the telephone you are monitoring. You can choose to be notified as soon as a text is received or sent or keep the information stored by the software being used. With these options, you can even read messages that have been deleted.
The legalities of this software are another subject. It is usually illegal to listen in on conversations if you do not have either person’s consent. When you download the program you are using it will include a disclaimer explain these legal issues. There is often an agreement with the program that states you will only use the software for personal use and on a phone, you own.
If you choose to use a program like this to monitor loved ones you may discover something you would rather have not known. It is wise to use this type of software only in cases of safety or to help you keep track of your teenagers whereabouts rather than to listen in on their conversations.
There are several tale-tale signs that your phone may be the subject of one of these monitoring devices. If you notice that your phone will not turn off, if it continues to be lit up even after shutting it down, if it lights up randomly when not being used, or if you are hearing noises when you are talking. However, it is almost impossible to find a bug on your cellular device. There are a few detecting programs but these do not find most software. The only real way to remove one of these programs from your device is to have it reset to factory settings.
As of now, no one has come up with software to protect your phone from this type of invasion but you can take some steps to protect yourself. Never allow anyone access to your phone, or allow them to install a program without your permission. Never accept a random Bluetooth connection. If you are worried someone may try to monitor you phone always keep your cellular device with you.