earlier this year Google declared war on the abuse that some developers were making permissions very sensitive as the access to the calls and SMS, removing the Play Store for apps that abuse of such permits.
Some of the applications for the SMS verification -identify our identity through our number – using the permission to read SMS, some applications such as WhatsApp were able to migrate to the new API SMS Retriever, but the others to date have had to continue using the old permission, until now.
Google finally offers an alternative to the permission to read all SMS.
Two APIs for SMS verification
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