SIM Whitelist allows you to use multiple SIMs in your handset without triggering the SIM change attack (automatic data hiding, message alert to the SOS numbers and screen lock in case the Auto Lock option is on).
To add a SIM to the SIM Whitelist disable the Auto Lock
option and remove the numbers from the SOS list. Insert your
new SIM and open the app then click on SIM whitelist in
Antitheft, the new SIM will be registered in the SIM
Remember to add the SOS numbers back to the SOS list to continue using the SOS feature and turn the Auto Lock option if required.
In SIM Whitelist, it displays the IMSI (International Subscriber Identity) number of your SIM card.
You shall get IMSI number of your new SIM card from your service provider.
No, you need to change the SIM card and open the app and then click on SIM whitelist in Antitheft. And it registers the IMSI number automatically in SIM whitelist.
During SIM change attack or Remote SMS command attack or SOS, certain data can be sent remotely to the SOS number(s) via SMS. You can have three different SOS numbers entered in the app.
Yes, as it uses SMS service to send SMS you will be charged as per local/National SMS Charges.
Details like IMEI of the phone, Cell ID of operator's SIM card being used in the phone, SIM Card's IMSI Number, remote SMS commands, Longitude and Latitude are sent to the SOS numbers.
Yes, it uses both GPS and GPRS service to fetch location details.
Protected content allows you to hide selected folders in the
event of a phone loss or theft. To use this option;
Anti Theft -> Protected Content -> Add New Folder-> Select the folder you want to hide and press OK.
This will add the selected folder to the hide list. Only the selected folders will be hidden in the event of a loss of theft.
Yes. When the registered SIM card is inserted back, data of the hidden folder will be visible.
Auto Lock allows you to enable or disable the screen lock mode when Anti Theft gets into the attack mode. In the enabled mode, the phone's screen and keypad will be locked preventing normal use and a loud siren will go off. Also SMSes with anti-theft details will be sent on the SOS Numbers. In case the Auto Lock is disabled, it will continue to monitor the phone's location, calls, messages activity and will send SMSes on the SOS numbers.
Before changing your SIM card you need to disable Auto Lock, if it is enabled. Once SIM change is done, restart your phone and open the app. You will find the entry of IMSI number of your new SIM Card. If required, you can again enable Auto Lock.
Total 20 messages are sent. In case if you want to receive more SMSes then you can reset the state of app by sending remote SMS commands.
Antitheft has SMS command that can be used for remotely protecting our data and attacking your phone in case of loss or theft.
|Reset||#66# 0 password||#66# reset password||When in attack mode the application will stop sending notifications after 20 SMS. Send reset command to restart the notifications|
|Attack||#66# 1 password||#66# attack password||Turns on|