Most frequent permissions Percentage of applications Permission group Protection level
INTERNET 97.6% (321) Network Dangerous
ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE 93.3% (307) Network Normal
READ_PHONE_STATE 82.4% (271) Phone_calls Dangerous
WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE 72.9% (240) Storage Dangerous
ACCESS_WIFI_STATE 61.7% (203) Network Normal
ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION 55.3% (182) Location Dangerous
ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION 54.4% (179) Location Dangerous
RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED 43.8% (144) App_info Normal
WAKE_LOCK 38.6% (127) Affects_battery Normal
GET_ACCOUNTS 34.3% (113) Accounts Normal
VIBRATE 32.5% (107) Affects_battery Normal
INSTALL_SHORTCUT 32.2% (106) System_tools Dangerous
GET_TASKS 30.7% (101) App_info Normal
SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW 27.1% (89) Display Dangerous
READ_HISTORY_BOOKMARKS 23.7% (78) Bookmarks Dangerous
ACCESS_LOCATION_EXTRA_COMMANDS 16.4% (54) System_tools Normal
UNINSTALL_SHORTCUT 14.9% (49) System_tools Dangerous
RECEIVE 14.9% (49) None Non Standard
C2D_MESSAGE 14.6% (48) None Signature
READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE 13.7% (45) Storage Normal
WRITE_SETTINGS 13.4% (44) System_tools Normal
READ_SETTINGS 10.9% (36) None Non Standard
CAMERA 10.3% (34) Camera Dangerous
RECORD_AUDIO 10.0% (33) Microphone Dangerous
WRITE_HISTORY_BOOKMARKS 9.7% (32) Bookmarks Dangerous
MOUNT_UNMOUNT_FILESYSTEMS 9.4% (31) System_tools System - Signature
SET_WALLPAPER 9.1% (30) Wallpaper Normal
CHANGE_WIFI_STATE 8.8% (29) Network Dangerous
CALL_PHONE 8.2% (27) Phone_calls Dangerous
READ_SMS 7.9% (26) Messages Dangerous
MODIFY_AUDIO_SETTINGS 7.0% (23) Audio_settings Normal
READ_CONTACTS 7.0% (23) Social_info Dangerous
READ_LOGS 6.7% (22) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
SEND_SMS 6.4% (21) Messages Dangerous
WRITE_SMS 5.8% (19) Messages Dangerous
CHANGE_CONFIGURATION 5.2% (17) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
FLASHLIGHT 4.9% (16) Affects_battery Normal
DISABLE_KEYGUARD 4.6% (15) Screenlock Dangerous
CHECK_LICENSE 4.6% (15) None Non Standard
BILLING 4.0% (13) None Non Standard
ACCESS_LOCATION 3.6% (12) None Non Standard
PLUGIN 3.3% (11) None Non Standard
CHANGE_NETWORK_STATE 3.0% (10) Network Normal
ACCESS_ASSISTED_GPS 3.0% (10) None Non Standard
ACCESS_GPS 3.0% (10) None Non Standard
WRITE_CALENDAR 2.7% (9) Personal_info Dangerous
INTERACT_ACROSS_USERS_FULL 2.7% (9) System_tools Signature
WRITE_CONTACTS 2.7% (9) Social_info Dangerous
BROADCAST_STICKY 2.4% (8) System_tools Normal
PROCESS_OUTGOING_CALLS 2.4% (8) Phone_calls Dangerous
RECEIVE_SMS 2.4% (8) Messages Dangerous
WRITE_USE_APP_FEATURE_SURVEY 2.1% (7) None Non Standard
RESTART_PACKAGES 2.1% (7) App_info Normal
READ_CALENDAR 2.1% (7) Personal_info Dangerous
BLUETOOTH 1.8% (6) Bluetooth_network Dangerous
WRITE_SYNC_SETTINGS 1.5% (5) Sync_settings Normal
KILL_BACKGROUND_PROCESSES 1.5% (5) App_info Normal
WRITE_APN_SETTINGS 1.5% (5) System_tools Signature - System
SET_WALLPAPER_HINTS 1.5% (5) Wallpaper Normal
MODIFY_PHONE_STATE 1.5% (5) Phone_calls Signature - System
CHANGE_WIFI_MULTICAST_STATE 1.5% (5) Affects_battery Dangerous
SET_ALARM 1.2% (4) Device_alarms Normal
USE_CREDENTIALS 1.2% (4) Accounts Dangerous
BATTERY_STATS 1.2% (4) System_tools Signature - System - Development
BLUETOOTH_ADMIN 1.2% (4) Bluetooth_network Dangerous
READ_SYNC_SETTINGS 1.2% (4) Sync_settings Normal
NFC 0.9% (3) Network Dangerous
RECEIVE_MMS 0.9% (3) Messages Dangerous
INSTALL_PACKAGES 0.9% (3) None Signature - System
REBOOT 0.9% (3) None Signature - System
CLEAR_APP_CACHE 0.9% (3) System_tools Dangerous
REORDER_TASKS 0.9% (3) App_info Normal
WRITE_SECURE_SETTINGS 0.9% (3) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
ACCESS_MOCK_LOCATION 0.9% (3) System_tools Dangerous
CHANGE_COMPONENT_ENABLED_STATE 0.9% (3) None Signature - System
READ_PROFILE 0.9% (3) Personal_info Dangerous
READ_FRAME_BUFFER 0.6% (2) None Signature - System
STATUS_BAR 0.6% (2) None Signature - System
READ_CALL_LOG 0.6% (2) Social_info Dangerous
DEVICE_POWER 0.6% (2) None Signature
SET_PREFERRED_APPLICATIONS 0.6% (2) System_tools Signature
CLEAR_APP_USER_DATA 0.6% (2) None Signature
MANAGE_ACCOUNTS 0.6% (2) Accounts Dangerous
WRITE_MEDIA_STORAGE 0.6% (2) Storage Signature - System
STORAGE 0.6% (2) None Non Standard
SIGNAL_PERSISTENT_PROCESSES 0.6% (2) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
SET_TIME_ZONE 0.6% (2) System_clock Normal
DELETE_PACKAGES 0.6% (2) None Signature - System
SET_ACTIVITY_WATCHER 0.6% (2) None Signature
MASTER_CLEAR 0.6% (2) None Signature - System
BROADCAST_SMS 0.6% (2) Messages Signature
INJECT_EVENTS 0.6% (2) None Signature
READ_SYNC_STATS 0.6% (2) Sync_settings Normal
FORCE_BACK 0.6% (2) None Signature
READ_GSERVICES 0.6% (2) None Non Standard
ACCESS_SUPERUSER 0.6% (2) None Non Standard
EXPAND_STATUS_BAR 0.6% (2) Status_bar Normal
DIAGNOSTIC 0.6% (2) System_tools Signature
SET_TIME 0.6% (2) None Signature - System
DELETE_CACHE_FILES 0.6% (2) None Signature - System
SET_ALWAYS_FINISH 0.6% (2) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
RECORD_VIDEO 0.6% (2) None Non Standard
WRITE_PROFILE 0.6% (2) Personal_info Dangerous
WRITE_GSERVICES 0.6% (2) None Signature - System
WRITE_CALL_LOG 0.6% (2) Social_info Dangerous
WRITE 0.6% (2) None Non Standard
USE_SIP 0.6% (2) Phone_calls Dangerous
FULL 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
ACCESS_WIMAX_STATE 0.3% (1) Network Normal
ACCESS_PROVIDER 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
DOWNLOAD_WITHOUT_NOTIFICATION 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
CHANGE_WIMAX_STATE 0.3% (1) Network Dangerous
INTERNAL_SYSTEM_WINDOW 0.3% (1) None Signature
HARDWARE_TEST 0.3% (1) Hardware_controls Signature
FORCE_STOP_PACKAGES 0.3% (1) System_tools Signature - System
FLAG_SHOW_WHEN_LOCKED 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
PAYMENT_BROADCAST_PERMISSION 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
SET_DEBUG_APP 0.3% (1) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
ACCESS_DOWNLOAD_MANAGER 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
RECEIVE_WAP_PUSH 0.3% (1) Messages Dangerous
BIND_INPUT_METHOD 0.3% (1) None Signature
FULL_SCREEN 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
READ_OWNER_DATA 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
STOP_APP_SWITCHES 0.3% (1) None Signature - System
PACKAGE_USAGE_STATS 0.3% (1) None Signature - Development - Appop
ACCESS_COARSE_UPDATES 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
MAPS_RECEIVE 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
harrypotter4 0.3% (1) None Non Standard
GET_PACKAGE_SIZE 0.3% (1) System_tools Normal
BIND_ACCESSIBILITY_SERVICE 0.3% (1) None Signature