At Certo Software we are constantly improving our malware database to ensure we have the highest detection rate of iPhone spy apps and malware. Today, we are pleased to announce that we have added definitions for the spy app FlexiSpy to our database. This update will be automatically applied to Certo AntiSpy next time you start the application.
What is FlexiSpy?
FlexiSpy is one of the most popular iPhone spying and monitoring solutions available, with prices starting at $68. For this they provide over 150 spying features, including: conversation recording and listening in, access to SMS and IM Chats, GPS location, Internet history, camera roll and many more.
Providing someone has access to your phone or tablet FlexiSpy is easy to install and can be made invisible to the owner of the device.
We have seen FlexiSpy used in many different scenarios to steal data from devices, including someone spying on their partner/spouse, employers monitoring their employees and corporate espionage. Do you think someone could be using FlexiSpy to monitor your iPhone?
FlexiSpy claims to have the following features available when monitoring an iPhone or iPad with their software:
|Spy on Calls||Listen to live calls
VOIP Call logs
VOIP Call Recording
Listen to phone surroundings
Record phone surroundings
Facetime Spy Cam
|Spy on Messages||Read SMS messages
Read MMS messages
Send fake SMS messages
Delete SMS messages containing keywords
|Spy on Passwords||Spy on Passcodes
Spy on Application passwords
Spy on Email passwords
|Spy on GPS||View & Track GPS location|
|Spy on IM Chats||WhatsApp5
Facebook / FB Messenger
|Spy on Multimedia||Video files
|Spy Remotely||Take a picture using the camera
Check device battery status
SMS Remote Commands
|Spy on Internet||Web pages viewed
|Spy on Applications||Address book
How To Detect FlexiSpy On Your iPhone
Detecting FlexiSpy is a simple process with Certo AntiSpy. Follow these steps to find out if someone has installed this spy app on your device:
- Install Certo AntiSpy Pro or Ultimate.
- Create an iTunes backup of your device to your computer.
- Run Certo AntiSpy and scan the backup of your device.
Note: We have designed Certo AntiSpy to be a passive solution, meaning that no security apps are installed on your device during the scan that could otherwise alert someone spying on your device.