New Android malware affecting up to 25,000 devices

Team AndroGuru
August 11, 2013
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The worst threat on smartphones today is ” virus ” and there are many secure ways to stay out and protect your smartphone or tablet from such intrusions. Dr Web ( Security Software Developer ) said on Friday;

I have come across malware on Google Play which is the internet search giant’s platform for apps used on Android operating system. I have discovered several malicious programmes on Google Play that install Android.SmsSend Trojans on mobile devices. The Trojans send short messages to premium numbers and deplete subscriber accounts and Google was promptly notified about the incident.

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He has added many precautions for the same but has also said that maintaining an Android device is not an easy task. Android OS being open-source can be manipulated in many ways. There are paid apps ( Security Apps ) which will help give full time and good protection to your devices. Android malware is very common these days and is not very easy to avoid manually , unless you are an Android developer.

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