Researchers Find 24 ‘Dangerous’ Android Apps with 382M Installs

Shenzhen Hawk Internet Co. is identified as the parent company behind five app developers seeking excessive permissions in Android apps. Security researchers have identified 24 Android applications seeking dangerous and excessive permissions, all of which come from app developers under Chinese company Shenzhen Hawk Internet Co., Ltd., and have a combined total of 382 million downloads.

Link: Researchers Find 24 ‘Dangerous’ Android Apps with 382M Installs
via http://www.darkreading.com

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