Check Your Child’s Phone For This App!
In today’s modern world, dangers lurk in every corner of your house – and in every corner of your kid’s internet devices. One popular app is allowing children to keep secret pictures and videos in their phones private. This app was designed to sneak past a vigilant parent’s technology presents a way to sneak past all of your vigilant safety measures.
Alabama Attorney General Pamela Casey took to Facebook to warn parents about this dangerous app. Said app is called Calculator%, and it disguises itself as an innocent calculator app when in reality, it is designed to hide specific pictures and videos in your cell phone. The misleading app and all its content are only accessible by inputting a password.
Does your child have this app– Calculator%? You need to know what this app really is for— and it isn’t for adding numbers! Check out this new video (less than 2 minutes)!
Posted by District Attorney Pamela L. Casey on Tuesday, September 1, 2015