Uninstall ‘CamScanner’ App Right Now – Even Google removed it from Play Store!

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With over 100 million installs, CamScanner is one of the most popular scanning apps on the Play Store. That didn’t matter much to Google, which removed the app from the Play Store due to malicious code discovered. According to security firm Kaspersky, the malicious code was spotted in several CamScanner updates published between June and…Read More

‘Agent Smith’ Malware has replaced Android apps code on 25 million devices

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No, we haven’t just dropped into the Matrix and no, Keanu Reeves, although breath-taking, won’t save you from the Agent Smith Malware. A new strain of Android malware has infected 25 million devices and modified legitimate apps with a malicious ads module, according to a report by the security company Check Point. The malware doesn’t…Read More

Beware! Cryptocurrency Botnet Spreads Rapidly Through Android Devices

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As often as we hear stories of regulation and clampdowns, we’re now hearing more of hacks and malware. A new incursion is discovered on an almost weekly basis now as cyber-criminals edge away from ransomware and into cryptocurrency mining malware. The latest detection was made by Chinese security researchers who uncovered an Android-based mining worm….Read More

After WannaCry, it’s Judy now: malware hides in apps, infects 36.5million devices

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There’s a new piece of Android malware on the loose and it’s a doozy. Originally discovered by researchers at Check Point last week, the malware has been dubbed “Judy” and is potentially one of the most widely spread pieces of Android malware we’ve seen to date. It’s currently believed that upwards of 36.5 million Android…Read More