Google Play Store spews malware onto 9 million ‘Droids

Malware made it past Google’s detection systems and infected some 9 million Android users, analyst Trend Micro has found. Google has removed 85 apps from the Google Play Store as a result. The apps, purportedly TV and video players and controllers, would consistently show full-screen ads until they crashed.

Link: Google Play Store spews malware onto 9 million ‘Droids
via http://www.theregister.co.uk

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