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Android malware on the loose

Robee J Shepherd (undefined) posted this on Friday, 30th June 2017, 07:52

Worth a read if you have one:
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/self-downloading-android-malware-target-users-in-the-us-uk-and-france/


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This item was edited on Friday, 30th June 2017, 07:52

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RE: Android malware on the loose

sj (Elite) posted this on Friday, 30th June 2017, 10:10

Worth noting that this only gets on your system if you get it from some sites - NOT from the the official Play Store AND you have also overridden the default security setting and allow Apps from 'Unknown Sources' to be installed.

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RE: Android malware on the loose

admars (Elite) posted this on Friday, 13th September 2019, 11:11

https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/science-technology/1176262/Android-warning-malware-discovered-in-Google-Play-Store-apps/amp


he 24 apps in question were noted as being:

• Advocate Wallpaper

• Age Face

• Altar Message

• Antivirus Security — Security Scan

• Beach Camera

• Board picture editing

• Certain Wallpaper

• Climate SMS

• Collate Face Scanner

• Cute Camera

• Dazzle Wallpaper

• Declare Message
• Display Camera

• Great VPN

• Humour Camera

• Ignite Clean

• Leaf Face Scanner

• Mini Camera

• Print Plant scan

• Rapid Face Scanner

• Reward Clean

• Ruddy SMS

• Soby Camera

• Spark Wallpaper

The apps listed above have all been removed from the Play Store by Google.




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RE: Android malware on the loose

Pete-MK (Elite Donator) posted this on Friday, 13th September 2019, 12:23

And every singe one of them sounds like Chinese via Google translate.

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RE: Android malware on the loose

admars (Elite) posted this on Friday, 13th September 2019, 12:52

I didn't install it, but that Age face one was very popular recently

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