Android phones are the main target of malwares these days. With the latest Judy Malware which shook the world, there are constant threats to the people who use Android.

One of the common ways carried out by hackers is to hack into your smartphone’s camera and record every activity of you. So, what to do in order to protect your camera from being hacked?

Well, follow these steps.

Step 1: 

Install the CamShield App from the Google Playstore.

Step 2: 

Open the app and then click on start service.

Step 3: 

You will now be asked to provide the access to the accessibility permission.

Step 4: 

The settings page of your phone will now be opened. Find the CamSheild app from the list and open it.

Step 5: 

Switch on the accessibility settings. You will now be asked to enter your pattern or password. 

Once entered the app will now be activated.

Step 6: 

Now go back to the CamShield app and enable the service.

A notification of the app will now be visible on your status bar. You can click on it anytime to enter into the app.

Step 7: 

From now on, the CamShield app will warn you anytime your Camera is accessed.

Some hackers even inject malwares to popular apps like Instagram or Snapchat to record the activities of people and to save their photos.

We also recently reported that Facebook might monitor your movement through the webcam on your phone or laptop.

So, beware and be safe, because you might not know, someone might be watching you right through your camera, right now.

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