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  • Virulent Android malware returns, gets >2 million downloads on Google Play

    Ars Technica - 01/23/2017

    A virulent family of malware that infected more than 10 million Android devices last year has made a comeback, this time hiding inside Google Play apps that have been downloaded by as many as 12 million unsuspecting users. HummingWhale, as the professionally developed malware has been dubbed, is a variant of HummingBad, the name given to a family of malicious apps researchers documented...

  • Millions Download HummingBad Variant via Google Play

    Security Week - 01/23/2017

    A newly discovered variant of the HummingBad Android malware has been downloaded millions of times after infecting 20 applications in Google Play, Check Point security researchers warn. Discovered in early 2016, HummingBad already proved one of the most prolific Android malware families out there, accounting for over 72% of attacks in the first half of the year. In a report...

  • HummingWhale Breaches the Surface of Google Play

    Infosecurity (USA) Blog - 01/23/2017

    HummingWhale, a new variant of the HummingBad malware, has been found hiding in more than 20 apps on Google Play. It includes new, cutting-edge techniques that allow it to perform ad fraud better than ever before. According to Check Point researchers, the infected apps were downloaded several million times by unsuspecting users before the Google Security team removed...

  • Swap blocks to achieve visual disparity in Mismatch, now available from Google Play

    DroidGamers - 01/23/2017

    Released by Deer On a Wall, Mismatch is a new puzzler that's been released on to the Android platform. In this game, players will be tasked with something unusual. To wit, the goal of the game is to achieve a state of visual disparity and not visual symmetry. The board is comprised of squares that are colored in Red, Blue, or Yellow, and laid out in a four by four grid. The...

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    The Stranger - 01/23/2017

  • New Android malware can secretly download apps from the Play Store

    Android Phone Fans - 01/23/2017

    Researchers have detected a new type of Android malware that can do some pretty heinous things if you happen to be infected, including downloading apps from the Google Play Store and stealing your information. This new malware is codenamed Skyfin and it infects devices with the help of a completely different malware known as Android.DownLoader. Android.DownLoader is usually...

  • Google confirms Android app support for Chromebooks launched in 2017

    SiliconANGLE - 01/23/2017

    All Chromebooks released in 2017 will be able to install and run Google Play Store and Android apps, according to Google Inc. The company also provided an extensive list of older models that will receive the same treatment. This change will greatly increase the capability of Chromebooks, and Chrome OS devices, from being more-or-less simple gateways to the web with limited native...

  • Android malware HummingBad is back on Google Play

    BetaNews.com - 01/23/2017

    A common recommendation that Android users get for avoiding malware is to stick with Google Play and not download any apps from other sources. Trouble is, as HummingBad proved early last year by penetrating the search giant's defenses, that advice is not exactly...

  • More Than 250,000 Android Apps Updated Through Google's ASI Program

    WTN News - 01/23/2017

    Google says it provided tips and recommendations to over 90,000 developers on how they can fix security flaws in their applications before uploading...

  • Super Toss The Turtle Is A Fun And Crazy Action Game

    Android Headlines - 01/23/2017

    GonzoSSM is a company which had released one game to the Google Play Store thus far, the so-called ‘Super Toss The Turtle' game. This title had been available in the Google Play Store for a while now, and it has been downloaded somewhere between 1 and 5 million times, and people seem to like it quite...


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