‘DrainerBot’ ad fraud operation hits Android devices with huge data consumption

Over the past couple years, the Android ecosystem has seen a rise of apps that pretend to be one thing while doing quite another. Sometimes the real purpose of the app is to harvest your personal data and sell it to intermediaries who sell it to advertisers, malicious hackers or anyone else who can afford the fee.

Link: ‘DrainerBot’ ad fraud operation hits Android devices with huge data consumption
via download.cnet.com

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