Malware, User Privacy Failures Found in Top Free VPN Android Apps

One in five apps from the top 150 free VPN Android apps in Google’s Play Store was flagged as a potential source of malware, while a quarter of them come with user privacy breaking bugs such as DNS leaks which expose user DNS queries to their ISPs. As found by Simon Migliano, Metric Labs’ Head of Research, the company behind the Top10VPN service, these VPN Android applications have already been installed approximately 260 million times according to the numbers reported by Google’s official store.

Link: Malware, User Privacy Failures Found in Top Free VPN Android Apps
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