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hey i been having a feeling my phone was hacked by someone

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hey i been having a feeling my phone was hacked by someone how can i find out if it really is ?
Hi,

May I know what kind of phone you have please?

Thanks!
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

i phone 5

Thank you.
In order to hack your phone, it must be jailbroken - a process that circumvents Apple's security protocols and allows installation of unsigned applications.

Jailbreaking leaves a very clear sign behidn - an app called "Cydia".
Check your apps, and see if you can find Cydia, which has this icon:




If there is no Cydia, your phone was NOT hacked.


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James.
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