Cybercriminals and hackers have created dozens of flashlight apps for the Android system, and these flashlight apps, do provide the flashlight function, but they will also steal your personal information, pictures and financial information.
In an interview that has been done by CNN, a security researcher explains how it is possible that hackers and cybercriminals are able to steal this information.
Do you have a flashlight app on your Smartphone? You need to uninstall it right away!
As you can understand from the video above, it is important to read the notes that are attached to the application you download. Make sure that you take a look at the permissions you are granting the application and to stay certain, simply download small sized applications. Applications like the Flash Light app should be very straight forward and small in size.