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HOW DELETED DATA IS RECOVERED? Data (un)deletion strongly depends on how a storage media (HDD, SSD, eMMC etc.), filesystem (NTFS, FAT32, ext4 etc.) and OS save and delete files. File carving / signature search / content-aware recovery identifies standard signatures values in the headers of deleted files (as file command and antivirus programs do to ...


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You'll be prompted to enter your lockscreen password or PIN if you have one, or your Google password if you don't have a lockscreen.


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I don't know how Android Firewall app worked, but it's simple to achieve with iptables; thanks to Linux kernel. Since Android uses default policy ACCEPT, drop any unwanted packets: ~# iptables -I INPUT ! -i lo -m conntrack ! --ctstate ESTABLISHED,RELATED -j DROP ~# iptables -I FORWARD -j DROP This will also block incoming connections from tethered devices ...


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Is the problem caused because GlassWire reports false positives? You are correct. This question appears to me related to understanding of OSI Model. NetGuard is based on VPN which makes use of TUN interface at OSI layer 3, while GlassWire collects data from NetworkStatsManagr which is something within Android's Java runtime e.g. the creation of sockets ...


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You need to register with Google I had bought two Android MiA1 one phones , one for me and one for my son, a couple of years ago. I registered with Google account on my phone and got security updates and Android version update. On my son's phone , there were no updates of any kind till he came a few days later and activated Google sign in. It was connected ...


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XprivacyLua an Xposed module can do that. See How to hide or spoof bootloader info from any app? for an example but bear in mind that if the app in question uses Java code , then this module will fail. For a detailed view of module, read module description. Salient features which you seem to be looking for: Read identifiers (fake build serial number, ...


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Whatsapp backups are either stored locally (on you device), on your own Google Drive account if you are using Android or on iCloud if you're using an iPhone. In order to restore a backup you must be using the same phone number and the same Google/Apple login, so you can rest assured that the new owner of your old number does not have access to your old ...


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By design, it's not supposed to be possible to actively get the address of a Bluetooth device (which is then used to identify the device for tracking purposes) when it's not in discoverable mode, as it won't respond to inquiries. However, if a device is actively communicating with another device, it will be transmitting information that can be used to track ...


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Another option would be to use a raspberry Pi as the router with one of its USB ports connected to your phone with the VPN-based internet connection. To provide the internet to other devices, the ethernet port of the Raspberry Pi can connect to a router/switch/bridge and/or also the Pi's own wifi could be used to broadcast it for wireless devices. Or a ...


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Android doesn't redirect hotspot traffic through VPN network as far as I have tested on Pie ROM (almost stock; custom ROMs might have different implementations or some specific settings). The reason is VPNService API works in Java framework of Android to redirect traffic to VPN's tun interface based on UIDs (and/or SOcket MARKs) of apps. While tethering ...


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When you activate the fingerprint authentication for any third-party app, what it does is that it asks your Android system to initialize the fingerprint hardware which checks for your fingerprint. And if it matches, it passes that information back to the system and then to the app. The only information that the app gets is that the scan was successful. Your ...


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