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The settings still says encrypted, but it no longer asks for passwod during boot. Lockscreen password is still there. How did this happen (bypassing encryption)?

Google search indicated this is not unheard of. Imo this is a serious security issue.

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    Are you definitely still on 5.0? The developer preview for Android N adds a feature where it can boot to lockscreen but not need the encryption password until you want to run apps. – Dan Hulme Apr 6 '16 at 12:20
  • Yes no system update in 2016 so far – sdaffa23fdsf Apr 6 '16 at 12:21
  • Are you using Greenify or some app that uses accessibility services? This blog explains the behaviour you reported, if you are – beeshyams Apr 6 '16 at 12:35
  • There is a registered bug report here related to accessibility – beeshyams Apr 6 '16 at 12:42
  • Indeed it's caused by Lastpass fill helper, but only on 1 device with android 5.0. My other android 5.0 devices did not have this problem. – sdaffa23fdsf Apr 6 '16 at 15:22

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