Sunday, December 8, 2019

Tag: Google Play Store

Google Shares State-Sponsored Hacking Data

This week Google's Threat Analysis Group (TAG) shared some data on government-backed hacking and disinformation efforts to targte its clients. For several years, Google has...

Android Apps with 1.5M+ Installs Boost Ad Revenue with Ghost Clicks

Two Google Play applications that were jointly installed over 1.5 million times used a creative way to load advertisements without even displaying the user. The...

BRATA Android RAT Used to Infect and Spy on Brazilian Users

Kaspersky scientists noted a new malicious Android BRATA remote access tool (RAT) known as the WhatsApp and SMS messages to infect and spy with...

Google Rewards Bugs Found in All Android Apps with 100M+ Installs

Google extended its Google Play Security Reward Program (GPSRP) to include more than 100 million Google Play Store Android applications. Security scientists reporting vulnerabilities in...