Google still has problems with malware on Android and, above all, b & # 39; malicious applications counted in the Play Store. While it is normal that some users may suffer from this type of & # 39; malicious apps through & # 39; sources & # 39; third parties, the task & # 39; Google has avoid as much as & # 39; to be triggered by your official store, As happened in & # 39; several occasions in the past. And again & # 39; repeats itself again.
And is that according to various media reports, a series of & # 39; malicious applications has grown into Play Store and was listed by more than half a million users. This time they 13 infected apps b & # 39; malicious code being on the home screen & # 39; users & # 39; Android under entirely legitimate point, and all downloaded from the official store.
F & # 39; this sense, Google has already removed fast and malicious applications, but not before infecting half million trusted store user & # 39; Google as a legitimate source of & # 39; applications. In fact, two of which were prominent applications in the "trend" of the store:
In its entirety on games, with false promises, infects the media & # 39; malware users without them knowing f & # 39; some time. Logically, the most & # 39; these applications were already suspicious: Games showing great graphics weighed less than the application & # 39; any social network and, when it was executed, had no functionality, but the malware already inside the terminal.
As we say, is not the first time that Google and its users are victims & # 39; this type of & # 39; Practical: Year other malware was discovered in advertising & # 39; 41 application affecting between 8.5 million and 36.5 million Android devices.
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