And as a result I can't use my new phone with a payment card via Google Wallet/Pay. Very frustrating. How can this be certified or is the phone actually insecure?
This link may help > https://support.google.com/android/answer/
This is a similar community post > /galaxy-s21-series/device-is-not-play-protect-certified.
Another last resort is to back up and Factory Reset.
Look at the options to return the phone for a new one due to you not owning it for very long.
You shouldn't have to be troubleshooting a brand new phone @Members_uyLq5GA
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