In this age of smart phones and internet, hackers and trackers know a number of ways to do their job. Let’s not say trackers and hackers are the only ones nowadays who have an interest in your personal information, but jealous partners, too, take part in such activities to keep a track of their partners. There are ways via which you could be tracked down, of your personal data can be tracked down. But technology comes with both demerits and merits, too.
If someone can track you through your smartphone then there are ways that you can even find out about that. Some of those ways we are going to share with you today. Below are given some codes that you can dial from your smartphone and can find out that whether someone has tracked you down or not.
Dial this code to know your International Mobile Equipment Identifier (IMEI Number). This number helps you to find your phone if someone steals it. You should also know if someone else knows your phone’s IMEI number then your phone’s technical characteristics can be out for their knowledge.
This code helps you to know where your calls, messages, data has been redirected.
This code helps you to find out whether your messages, calls, video calls are being diverted or not. In case your calls are being diverted the information will be displayed on the screen.
Dial *3001#12345#* for iPhone
You can dial this code from your iPhone to know that to which local area code or basic station your phone is connected to.
Dial *#*4636#*#* or *#*#197328640#*#*
This code is for android smartphones to know that to which local area code or basic station your phone is connected to.
Dial Install an Anit-Virus software
There is a virus named PlaceRaider, which captures your personal data via a camera of your cell phone. In order to keep your cell phone free from this virus, you should have an anti-virus app in your cell phone.