The Verge: Samsung phones are spontaneously texting users’ photos to random contacts without their permission

The Verge: Samsung phones are spontaneously texting users’ photos to random contacts without their permission. “Bad news for Samsung phone owners: some devices are randomly sending your camera roll photos to your contacts without permission. As first spotted by Gizmodo, users are complaining about the issue on Reddit and the company’s official forums. One user says his phone sent all his photos to his girlfriend. The messages are being sent through Samsung’s default texting app Samsung Messages. According to reports, the Messages app does not even show users that files have been sent; many just find out after they get a response from the recipient of the random photos sent to them.” The heck?

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