This permission can be used on content providers to allow the global search system to access their data. Typically it used when the provider has some permissions protecting it (which global search would not be expected to hold), and added as a read-only permission to the path in the provider where global search queries are performed. This permission can not be held by regular applications; it is used by applications to protect themselves from everyone else besides global search.
Allows an application to read the user's contacts data.
Allows an application to read (but not write) the user's browsing history and bookmarks.
Allows applications to access information about networks
Allows applications to open network sockets.
Allows an application to read or write the system settings.
Allows an application to access coarse (e.g., Cell-ID, WiFi) location.
Allows an application to access fine (e.g., GPS) location.
Allows an application to initiate a phone call without going through the Dialer user interface for the user to confirm the call being placed.
Allows an application to request authtokens from the AccountManager.
Allows access to the list of accounts in the Accounts Service .
Allows an application to manage the list of accounts in the AccountManager.
Allows an application to read or write the secure system settings.