The Android phone owners are being warned about nine & # 39; dodgy apps that are loaded from nasty viruses.
Eight million shocking shock hands were infected with malware apps, which bbumbardjaw your mobile phone advertisements and quickly Long battery phone.
The software "clickfraud 'claim is normal app on the Google Play Store, but secretly carry out criminal acts out of sight.
App shifty one download more than five million Android devices, said the security researcher Lukas ESET Stefanko.
In a tweet, Stefanko warned: "# 9 fake apps containing functionality & # 39; adware found in Google Play b & # 39; more than 8 million installation.
"Undesirable code is hidden in & # 39; apps" not working "once launched, hides itself from view of & # 39; user and display ads.
"All these applications are false without the promised functionality."
Stefanko stazzjona grab ninth screen & # 39; apps that violate the law, all of which were created by shifty developer Tools4TV.
They were mostly fake tools that allow you to control said television or your air conditioner from your phone.
The apps created invisible misleading advertisements and advertisers think that għafasthom to make money.
Sometimes the ads even pretend they're clicking from Apple devices, hoping to make more money.
He advised people not to install third the apps, and remove programs from all devices.
Stefanko tweeted: "Do not install these apps – still on Play Store.
"How to remove: Settings -> Apps -> [app name from image] -> Uninstall ".
Following its investigation, the deleted apps from Google Play store.
The developer profile & # 39; m Tools4TV & # 39; longer listed in Google Play.
This follows hot on the heels of & # 39; earlier warning on dodgy Android apps.
Twenty dodgy apps that expire life of your battery were discovered by experts in security firm Sophos.
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They were downloaded by & # 39; more than 22 million times.
false App Google Play Store has been found by researchers at & # 39; October which allowed hackers easy access to photos and your private information.
And if the dodgy software has made the need to switch, can & # 39; is the time to look at our review of the iPhone and XS XS Max.
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