Checklist: If you want to see if anyone else has access to your device or accounts


Check which devices are signed in with your Apple ID by going to Settings > [your name]. If you see a device you don’t recognize, tap the device name and select Remove from Account.


Check to see if there is an unexpected alternate appearance or additional fingerprint set up on your device by following the instructions to use Face ID on your iPhone or iPad Pro or use Touch ID on iPhone and iPad.


Sign in to with your Apple ID and review all the personal and security information in your account to see if there is any information that someone else has added. Make sure all your information is up to date. If you have two-factor authentication turned on, review trusted devices for any devices that you do not recognize. If your account doesn’t use two-factor authentication, turn it on now.


Review the installed apps on your device and look for apps you don’t recognize or don’t remember installing. You can look up any apps you find in the App Store to see what their purpose is. 


Mobile Device Management (MDM) profiles are typically installed by employers, schools, or other official organizations, and allow additional privilege and access to a device. Look for an unknown MDM profile on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch in Settings > General > Profiles & Device Management. If you don’t see this option in Settings, your device doesn’t have any profiles installed.


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