Samsung phones may be sending pictures to random people

They only discovered when the recipient of these photos answered back inquiring about the mysterious messages. TechCrunch has also reached out to T-Mobile for comment.

For one owner, the issue was even worse as the Messages app sent out their full gallery to one of their contacts in the middle of the night.

'I think it has something to do with the Samsung SMS app being updated from the Galaxy Store.

If you have a Samsung phone this would seem to be relevant information for you.

New low for Germany
One team the likes of Argentina, Brazil and Portugal wouldn't like to meet in the knockout round is Germany . 62, own goal 74. There was to be no happy ending against South Korea as the same flaws showed up time and again.

The other option is to switch to a different texting app like Android Messages or Textra, which don't seem effected by whatever is plaguing Samsung's texting app (so far). "Concerned customers are encouraged to contact us directly at 1-800-SAMSUNG", Samsung said in a statement. Until a real solution is released, this will prevent Messages from sending photos or anything else stored on your device, whether you want it to or not.

Once you've done this, you'll no longer be able to open your conversations or compose new messages in the Samsung Messages app, as long as you continue to deny storage permissions. Head to the app settings in your Galaxy phone and make sure Samsung Messages can no longer access your storage. Other Reddit posters have said their wives or other people on their shared family plans have received similar messages from other phones including the Note 8.

The complaints have gained some traction on Reddit, in sections dedicated exclusively to Samsung phones.

Users have theorised that the problems could be caused by the rollout of Rich Communications Service (RCS) on certain carriers in the US. £23pm We have to say that we love this Samsung Galaxy S8 tariff - at a time when S8 deals are falling all around, this one still somehow manages to stand out from the crowd. The issue is from Samsung's end as T-Mobile has confirmed its not an issue from its end.

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