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?

Check Your iPhone for FlexiSpy

FlexiSpy Capabilities

FlexiSpy claims to have the following features available when monitoring an iPhone or iPad with their software:

Spy on CallsListen to live calls
Record calls
Call logs
VOIP Call logs
VOIP Call Recording
Listen to phone surroundings
Record phone surroundings
Facetime Spy Cam
Spy on MessagesRead SMS messages
Read MMS messages
Send fake SMS messages
Delete SMS messages containing keywords
Read Emails
Spy on PasswordsSpy on Passcodes
Spy on Application passwords
Spy on Email passwords
Spy on GPSView & Track GPS location
Spy on IM ChatsWhatsApp5
Facebook / FB Messenger
Yahoo Messenger
Spy on MultimediaVideo files
Image files
Audio files
Spy RemotelyTake a picture using the camera
Restart Device
Check device battery status
SMS Remote Commands
Spy on InternetWeb pages viewed
Spy on ApplicationsAddress book
Installed Programs
Program Activity

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:

  1. Install Certo AntiSpy Pro or Ultimate.
  2. Create an iTunes backup of your device to your computer.
  3. Run Certo AntiSpy and scan the backup of your device.
Check Your iPhone for FlexiSpy

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.