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Technical Stuff => Cellphones, communication in general => Topic started by: Lee2 on July 03, 2018, 09:37:49 PM

Title: Galaxy S9 & Galaxy Note 8 are sending pictures to contacts without users knowing
Post by: Lee2 on July 03, 2018, 09:37:49 PM
Just a heads up that you might not wish to have any photos on your phone that you would not wish anyone else to end up with and I suspect that means any phone, if it can happen to one then it can happen to others.
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One person on Samsung's community forum said the messaging app became "very buggy" after an update by T-Mobile for so-called Rich Communication Services (RCS) messaging. This new standard is a messaging protocol between different carriers to help make sending videos and other media easier. It is aiming to replace traditional SMS messaging.
MORE (https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/03/samsung-phones-sending-pictures-to-contacts-without-users-knowing.html)