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Is my phone got hacked?

Asked: Aug 19 2022 | 8:41 am EDT 173 Views 3 Answers

While surfing intertent i just visited a malicious website and got a pop up saying that my phone got hacked by visiting a malicious website then after a few while my phone screen keept on dying but its still working and on then after a while itll gonna reboot it happened 2 times by now

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Aug 19 2022 | 8:55 am EDT Morty2264

Welcome to Android Central!

Did you actually visit the malicious website, or did you get a pop-up saying you did? How old is your device? It could very well be that your phone, if it is an older device, is experiencing lag/battery issues. Have those things happened prior to you visiting the website in question?

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Aug 19 2022 | 12:45 pm EDT B. Diddy

Welcome to Android Central! That's just a browser popup ad designed to look like an official notification, to scare you into installing some "antivirus" app that is itself malicious. Ignore those popups and avoid those websites.

You didn't tap any link in those popups, did you?