Scam apps see 2.4M downloads on iOS and Android

Researchers said that a tip from a child led them to discover aggressive adware and exorbitant prices lurking in iOS and Android smartphone apps with a combined 2.4 million downloads from the App Store and Google Play. Posing as apps for entertainment, wallpaper images, or music downloads, some of the titles served intrusive ads even when an app wasn’t active.

Link: Scam apps see 2.4M downloads on iOS and Android
via 9to5mac.com

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