Be aware! Hiddad Malware present on Google Play Store.

RUPALI PARATE | August 27, 2018

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Quick Heal Security Lab has spotted a couple of applications on play store which hide themselves after installation and display full screen ads after specific time interval. This trend is used by most of the developers these days to earn profit by displaying ads.Even if users want to uninstall these applications, they won’t be able to find in the app manager as it was installed with the name ‘Google Play Service, Google Play Store’ and uses icon of genuine apps such as Google Play Store, default Android icon or YouTube.After hiding itself, it interrupts user by frequently showing advertisements while using other applications. This type of malwares are present on Google Play store with more than 50k+ downloads. Quick Heal Security Lab reported this to Google and those applications have been removed from Play store now.

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