Most frequent permissions Percentage of applications Permission group Protection level
INTERNET 99.8% (404) Network Dangerous
ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE 99.0% (401) Network Normal
READ_PHONE_STATE 98.8% (400) Phone_calls Dangerous
ACCESS_WIFI_STATE 96.8% (392) Network Normal
WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE 96.3% (390) Storage Dangerous
ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION 94.1% (381) Location Dangerous
GET_TASKS 79.5% (322) App_info Normal
ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION 78.0% (316) Location Dangerous
SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW 77.8% (315) Display Dangerous
WAKE_LOCK 49.6% (201) Affects_battery Normal
RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED 39.8% (161) App_info Normal
GET_ACCOUNTS 24.9% (101) Accounts Normal
READ_HISTORY_BOOKMARKS 22.5% (91) Bookmarks Dangerous
INSTALL_SHORTCUT 21.7% (88) System_tools Dangerous
WRITE_SETTINGS 18.0% (73) System_tools Normal
READ_LOGS 15.1% (61) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
SEND_SMS 10.9% (44) Messages Dangerous
RECEIVE_SMS 10.4% (42) Messages Dangerous
VIBRATE 7.2% (29) Affects_battery Normal
SET_WALLPAPER 4.2% (17) Wallpaper Normal
BILLING 3.2% (13) None Non Standard
C2D_MESSAGE 2.2% (9) None Signature
RECEIVE 2.2% (9) None Non Standard
UNINSTALL_SHORTCUT 2.0% (8) System_tools Dangerous
MOUNT_UNMOUNT_FILESYSTEMS 1.5% (6) System_tools System - Signature
CHANGE_CONFIGURATION 1.5% (6) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
CHECK_LICENSE 1.5% (6) None Non Standard
BLUETOOTH 1.5% (6) Bluetooth_network Dangerous
CHANGE_WIFI_STATE 1.2% (5) Network Dangerous
READ_CONTACTS 1.2% (5) Social_info Dangerous
MODIFY_AUDIO_SETTINGS 1.2% (5) Audio_settings Normal
ACCESS_LOCATION_EXTRA_COMMANDS 1.0% (4) System_tools Normal
BLUETOOTH_ADMIN 1.0% (4) Bluetooth_network Dangerous
FLASHLIGHT 1.0% (4) Affects_battery Normal
READ_GSERVICES 1.0% (4) None Non Standard
READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE 1.0% (4) Storage Normal
MAPS_RECEIVE 0.7% (3) None Non Standard
WRITE_HISTORY_BOOKMARKS 0.7% (3) Bookmarks Dangerous
READ_SMS 0.7% (3) Messages Dangerous
CALL_PHONE 0.7% (3) Phone_calls Dangerous
WRITE_SMS 0.7% (3) Messages Dangerous
WRITE_CONTACTS 0.5% (2) Social_info Dangerous
KILL_BACKGROUND_PROCESSES 0.5% (2) App_info Normal
DISABLE_KEYGUARD 0.5% (2) Screenlock Dangerous
CAMERA 0.5% (2) Camera Dangerous
READ_SETTINGS 0.5% (2) None Non Standard
CHANGE_NETWORK_STATE 0.5% (2) Network Normal
WRITE_MEDIA_STORAGE 0.5% (2) Storage Signature - System
ACCESS_MOCK_LOCATION 0.2% (1) System_tools Dangerous
ACCESS_COARSE_UPDATES 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
GET_ACCOUNT 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
READ_SYNC_SETTINGS 0.2% (1) Sync_settings Normal
READ_PROFILE 0.2% (1) Personal_info Dangerous
READ_GMAIL_ATTACHMENT 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
WRITE_USE_APP_FEATURE_SURVEY 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
ACCESS_SUPERUSER 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
READ_ATTACHMENT 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
MODIFY_PHONE_STATE 0.2% (1) Phone_calls Signature - System
WRITE_CALL_LOG 0.2% (1) Social_info Dangerous
MANAGE_ACCOUNTS 0.2% (1) Accounts Dangerous
SET_WALLPAPER_HINTS 0.2% (1) Wallpaper Normal
GET_PACKAGE_SIZE 0.2% (1) System_tools Normal
RESTART_PACKAGES 0.2% (1) App_info Normal
FULL 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
CLEAR_APP_CACHE 0.2% (1) System_tools Dangerous
CHANGE_WIFI_MULTICAST_STATE 0.2% (1) Affects_battery Dangerous
READ_GMAIL 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
WRITE_SYNC_SETTINGS 0.2% (1) Sync_settings Normal
BATTERY_STATS 0.2% (1) System_tools Signature - System - Development
READ_CALL_LOG 0.2% (1) Social_info Dangerous
WRITE_SECURE_SETTINGS 0.2% (1) Development_tools Signature - System - Development
PLUGIN 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
WRITE_APN_SETTINGS 0.2% (1) System_tools Signature - System
LOCATION 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
RECORD_AUDIO 0.2% (1) Microphone Dangerous
READ_OWNER_DATA 0.2% (1) None Non Standard
READ_ATTACHMENT_PREVIEW 0.2% (1) None Non Standard