Google Pulls Apps Installed Over 500,000 Times Containing Malware
Friday, November 23, 2018, 5:59 PM
Google is said to have removed 13 apps from Google Play after a security researcher found that the apps were installing malware on devices. More than half a million Android users have downloaded and installed malicious apps on their devices, the researcher claimed. The apps not only showed no legitimate functionality but also hid in the handsets to make it easier to install malware.