Google warns of 'hermit spyware'

Spyware Attack: Google warns of ‘hermit spyware’ infecting Android and iOS devices

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Spyware Attack:

Till now Pegasus spyware was such spyware which was the most dangerous spyware used to steal all the details of the phone like call details and call recording photos and videos by hiding in people’s phones.
In recent times, in addition to Pegasus spyware, there has also been spyware whose name is Hermit spyware.
This is a spyware that is 4 times more effective than Pegasus spyware.

How does hermit spyware get into the phone?

Hermit spyware enters the phone as text via MMS. That is, as a message, this spyware enters your phone. This spyware can easily steal call recordings, call history, videos, photos, and other files on your phone. Moreover, it can also damage the exact location of the device.

Google warns of 'hermit spyware'

Which countries run hermit spyware?

This spyware is run by Kazakhstan, Italy, and Syria to spy. In India, this spyware is rapidly entering people’s phones and stealing people’s details.

This spyware is one such spyware that can easily penetrate both Android and iOS, which means it can easily penetrate Android devices, but at the same time, it can easily penetrate Apple devices as well. This spyware can even beat the security of the iPhone. According to Google, this spyware can destroy any Apple application.

How to Avoid Hermit Spyware?

So far, there is no specific method to avoid hermit spyware, but you can use some of these methods –

  1. Restart your phone four to five times a week.
  2. Do not download any kind of app file on the phone.
  3. Do not click on any link sent through MMS.


The primary purpose of this article is just to alert you about this spyware. Through this article, you must have understood how dangerous Hermit spyware is and how you can avoid it.

Thanks for reading this article…


What is Spyware?

Spyware is like a virus that steals your phone details and your personal details.

What is pegasus spyware?

Pegasus is malware that can infiltrate smartphones, computers, tablets and other devices that communicate via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. 

What information can this spyware steal from your phone?

It can easily steal videos, photos, call recordings and files from your phone.

Which countries are running Hermit spyware?

This spyware is run by Kazakhstan, Italy, and Syria to spy.