Science & Education › Privacy Helper
thumb_up Follow me on GitHub to get notifications about my projects (like Fossdroid Core), thanks! close

Privacy Helper

An app privacy guide
Version: 0.7
Added: 06-09-2018
Updated: 13-01-2019

A simple Android app to help users understand the risks of giving apps dangerous permissions.

What Privacy Helper brings is a simple, easy-to-use educational app with that leverages the mobile platform to inform and demonstrate effectively and interactively.


  • Simple privacy quiz to test the user's privacy knowledge
  • Guide on data privacy, and the problem with Android
  • Guides on disabling permissions, unused apps, and other mitigations
  • Simple map demonstration of location tracking
  • List of dangerous permissions used by popular Android applications
  • Guide on Open Source app alternatives
  • List of alternative resources to help the user increase their knowledge
  • Sharing with popular platforms including Facebook, Twitter, and more

Screenshot of Privacy Helper Screenshot of Privacy Helper Screenshot of Privacy Helper
code Source file_download Download