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I recently got the Essential phone and I started downloading all my apps back. I downloaded the Tangerine banking app, and I got this security warning as soon as I opened the app.

"It seems your device has had unauthorized modifications to its operating system. Using this device for your banking could compromise the security of your personal information"

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Has anyone else got this with the app or is this a problem? I bought the phone brand new straight from the Telus store. I haven't done any modding or anything to it so not sure why the app is giving me this warning.

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    Is the USB debugging enabled? That could be a reason. – beeshyams Mar 17 '18 at 1:03
  • @beeshyams Checked, no it's not enabled. – dlchang Mar 18 '18 at 4:52
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  • Where did you downloaded the app from?.

  • Is there any pending os update?.

  • can you retry using USB debugging mode enabled?. Just revert after that.

  • is your phone rooted or is having su binary on it?.

  • did you bought it new officially from their website?.

  • is your phones status official (bootloader, recovery, etc)?.

  • I downloaded it from the regular Goolge Play Store. No I phone is up to date with the latest that it says. My phone isn't rooted or anything else changed, I literally just bought it out right straight from the Telus store and started downloading my apps, and then saw that warning. – dlchang Mar 27 '18 at 21:54
  • It's time to return the phone. You're not supposed to be worried in the first place – Avineshwar Mar 28 '18 at 2:06

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