Smydmo 2jmxdro40g1gelwayiw89mwneqwf 2m70wdx0ascfxkp7nib1sn68z1b4pky

Echo112 - The Pocket Lifesaver

Echo112 - The Pocket Lifesaver

En app rgb wo 60

App Description

The following description comes from the Google Play Store description of the app:

Echo112 is a lifesaving smartphone app that sends your location to local emergency services, worldwide.

How does it work?
1. In case of emergency, you open the app. Echo112 will know which country you are in and will show you available emergency numbers
2. You press the according button and call the emergency operator
3. Your position is transmitted to the emergency operator who will be able to see where you are

Features
• No data? No problem: your location is sent by SMS
• Display of nearby address and coordinates
• Field tested by Swiss Emergency services for the last years, available worldwide
• Test function

Sensitive Permissions Used By This App
Permission What Why
Full network access Can access the internet It appears this app uses this data for internal use within the app's functionality
Can access the internet It appears this app uses this data for utility purposes
Precise location (gps and network-based) Can use user's precise location Internal
Read phone status and identity Can read phone's current state information like in-phone call, phone signal, carrier, device ID, and phone number Internal
Can read phone's current state information like in-phone call, phone signal, carrier, device ID, and phone number Utility
Send sms messages Can send SMS messages Internal
Directly call phone numbers Can call phone numbers Not analyzed yet
Third Party Libraries Used by this App
Library Usage
Acra

Privacy Analysis

Version of the app analyzed:

2.2

App was last analyzed by Privacy Grade on:

10/19/2016

Why does this app have this grade?

Our method for grading apps uses a privacy model that we built. This model is based on crowdsourced surveys that we conducted to capture people’s expectations and comfort levels with various app behaviors.

You can see more information about how we grade apps in our FAQ.

See the sensitive permissions table below the app description to see the permissions that made users of the app uncomfortable.

If you have issues about the information on this page, click the button below to send us feedback.

Send Us Feedback