Cryptocurrency Stealing Malware Discovered On Google Play

Hold onto your wallet. Researchers at ESET have discovered the first known instance of a relatively new strain of cryptocurrency-stealing malware, called a “clipper”, on the Google Play Store. They reported their findings to the Play Store’s security team on February 1st, who quickly took down the offending application.

Link: Cryptocurrency Stealing Malware Discovered On Google Play
via hothardware.com

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