Millions Download "System Update" Android Spyware via Google Play

Discussion in 'mobile device security' started by ronjor, Apr 20, 2017.

  1. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

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    By Ionut Arghire on April 20, 2017
     
  2. Rasheed187

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    More proof that Android isn't that safe after all. And also a reminder that official app stores can't guarantee 100% security.
     
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    By that logic, is all malware available on Windows also the fault of Windows?

    It is not the responsibility of Android developers to be shepherds. Android offers you the freedom to make mistakes.

    If the idea of independent thinking scares you, use iOS and stay in a safety bubble.
     
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    The point is that Google should do a better job making sure that apps on Google Play are truly clean. Windows is a whole other story.
     
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