Truecaller identifies callers based on your data.
The app has valuable data of millions of users like you and us.
Truecaller can sell your data at any time.
New Delhi. Truecaller is a caller ID and spam blocking service, whose most important function is to tell Caller ID. That is, if a call comes to your number, then this app tells you the name of the owner of that number. Now you must be thinking that how does Truecaller know which number belongs to whom? Actually, behind this is the data of millions of users, which is accessed by Truecaller. And this access is not given by anyone else, but by the users themselves.
With the help of this data, the app tells you the name of the caller. Although there is a big discussion in recent years that your data with any company is not secure, it can be sold to another. Truecaller also has data, but this app claims that every customer’s data is secure and no one can access it. It is clear that Truecaller has complete data of you and the user of this app. So is it dangerous to use Truecaller? Can it be used without hesitation?
access to all information
The Truecaller app undoubtedly claims to respect privacy, but it is clear that it has your data, and it has not taken the permission of the data illegally, but you have given it yourself. For your information, let us tell you that Truecaller can access a lot of data on your phone, including the user’s name, his own mobile number, contact, email address, IP address and some other information.
What is Truecaller?
Truecaller is a Caller Identification and Spam Blocking service. It has been developed by the Swedish company True Software Sandinavia AB. It is available for Android, iOS, BlackBerry, Symbian and Windows (Phone) operating systems.
It is not that if Truecaller accesses your data then it is very dangerous for you, but it has some advantages too. The basic function of Truecaller is to identify the caller. When you get a call from an unknown number, Truecaller lets you know who the number belongs to. No money is charged from you for this. If this caller ID is not there then it is not possible to identify every unknown number. Apart from this, if you want to block someone, you can block them in just one tap from Truecaller’s Hells.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 30, 2023, 06:37 IST