Sunday, April 21, 2013

Apps steal sensitive data, push SMS app that racks up charges to pricey service

Family of “BadNews” malware in Google Play downloaded up to 9 million times

Article Snip: "...Security researchers have unearthed a family of malware for Android-based smartphones that's been downloaded as many as 9 million times from Google Play, the official distribution platform hosted on Google servers. BadNews, as the library of malicious code has been dubbed..."


Reference: arstechnica.com