1. Google bans 11 apps for spreading notorious malware; uninstall them from your phones now  The Financial Express
  2. Google removes 11 apps from Play Store as Joker malware makes a comeback; uninstall these apps right away  Times Now
  3. The Joker is back on Android smartphones  Gadgets Now
  4. 11 Google Play apps infected with nasty Android malware: What to do  Tom's Guide UK
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From games to productivity apps, this week we found the best free apps that would normally cost money.From games to productivity apps, this week we found the best free apps that would normally cost money.

Free apps: the best that are available for nothing right now | AndroidPIT

Slide for Reddit has been unceremoniously torn from the Google Play Store over claims that the app violated Google's "impersonation" policySlide for Reddit has been unceremoniously torn from the Google Play Store over claims that the app violated Google's "impersonation" policy

Slide for Reddit torn from Play Store over 'impersonation' - 9to5Google

Slide for Reddit has been unceremoniously torn from the Google Play Store over claims that the app violated Google's "impersonation" policySlide for Reddit has been unceremoniously torn from the Google Play Store over claims that the app violated Google's "impersonation" policy

Slide for Reddit torn from Play Store over 'impersonation' - 9to5Google

Scammy Android apps? You don’t say. A relatively established bit of malware known as “Joker”—insert your favorite Heath Ledger meme here—has permeated yet another handful of Android apps. And the fun thing about this one is that this Joker likes to sign you up for subscriptions you don’t want.Scammy Android apps? You don’t say. A relatively established bit of malware known as “Joker”—insert your favorite Heath Ledger meme here—has permeated yet another handful of Android apps. And the fun thing about this one is that this Joker likes to sign you up for subscriptions you don’t want.

Avoid 'Joker' Android Apps That Sign You Up for Subscriptions

Scammy Android apps? You don’t say. A relatively established bit of malware known as “Joker”—insert your favorite Heath Ledger meme here—has permeated yet another handful of Android apps. And the fun thing about this one is that this Joker likes to sign you up for subscriptions you don’t want.

Avoid 'Joker' Android Apps That Sign You Up for Subscriptions

Chinese App Detector rose in popularity amid calls in India to boycott products from ChinaChinese App Detector rose in popularity amid calls in India to boycott products from China

Critics have rounded on contact tracing apps in France and Australia for sending out almost no virus notifications. But experts say it’s not a total failure—as long as we learn what went wrong.Critics have rounded on contact tracing apps in France and Australia for sending out almost no virus notifications. But experts say it’s not a total failure—as long as we learn what went wrong.

Q2 2020 was the largest quarter yet for mobile apps usage, downloads and consumer spend, according to the latest report from App Annie.Q2 2020 was the largest quarter yet for mobile apps usage, downloads and consumer spend, according to the latest report from App Annie.

Mobile App Usage Grew 40% in Q2 2020 to Hit an All Time High of 200 Billion Hours: App Annie | Beebom

Every successful platform has its glory days. Those just might be gone for the App Store and Google Play ...Every successful platform has its glory days. Those just might be gone for the App Store and Google Play ...

What Apple And Google Have To Learn About Apps And Subscriptions Pricing In 2020

The Joker malware steals money from users by subscribing them to paid subscriptions without their consent. It first simulates interaction with ads without users' knowledge and then steals the victim’s SMS messages including OTP to authenticate payments.The Joker malware steals money from users by subscribing them to paid subscriptions without their consent. It first simulates interaction with ads without users' knowledge and then steals the victim’s SMS messages including OTP to authenticate payments.

What is Joker malware that affected apps on Google Play store? | Technology News,The Indian Express

The apps contain a type of malware dubbed Joker, which is one of the most prominent types of malware for Android The apps contain a type of malware dubbed Joker, which is one of the most prominent types of malware for Android

11 'dangerous' apps Android users should delete now, experts warn - Chronicle Live

Google has just banned 25 apps from the Google Play Store as they were caught stealing Facebook information of the users. Google has just banned 25 apps from the Google Play Store as they were caught stealing Facebook information of the users.

25 apps removed from the Google Play Store: Here's what happened | Technology News – India TV

The infamous Joker malware is back on Google Play, and it's bundled with 11 malicious apps you need to delete from your phone right now.The infamous Joker malware is back on Google Play, and it's bundled with 11 malicious apps you need to delete from your phone right now.

Joker malware found on 11 different Google Play apps.

Researchers from Promon have discovered a new security flaw that could let attackers ‘assume the identity’ of legitimate apps, in order to carry out on-device phishing attacksResearchers from Promon have discovered a new security flaw that could let attackers ‘assume the identity’ of legitimate apps, in order to carry out on-device phishing attacks

Android security flaw could let attackers imitate any app and steal your login details - Mirror Online

Researchers from Check Point have warned about 11 apps that can infect your smartphone with dangerous malware Researchers from Check Point have warned about 11 apps that can infect your smartphone with dangerous malware

Android users should delete these 11 dangerous apps now, experts warn - Irish Mirror Online

Researchers have said that with small changes to its code the Joker malware to get past the Play store’s security and vetting barriers.Researchers have said that with small changes to its code the Joker malware to get past the Play store’s security and vetting barriers.

Google removes 11 apps from Play store infected with Joker malware; uninstall them now | Technology News,The Indian Express

Researchers at cybersecurity firm Check Point discovered that these 11 seemingly legitimate apps had been corrupted by a new variant of popular malware Joker that first surfaced late last year. Researchers at cybersecurity firm Check Point discovered that these 11 seemingly legitimate apps had been corrupted by a new variant of popular malware Joker that first surfaced late last year.

Malware Joker: Google blocks 11 apps from Play Store - Moneycontrol.com

Malware is hidden in 11 apps branded 'dangerous' by researchers from 'Check Point'.Malware is hidden in 11 apps branded 'dangerous' by researchers from 'Check Point'.

Android users urgently warned to delete 11 dangerous apps - Dublin's Q102

The malware has made a comeback to the Play Store as a result of a small change in its code and thereby being able to get past Play Store’s security checkers.The malware has made a comeback to the Play Store as a result of a small change in its code and thereby being able to get past Play Store’s security checkers.

Joker Malware Apps: The Joker is back on Android smartphones - Latest News | Gadgets Now

The apps, which appear legitimate, install malware into your device that can sign you up to premium paid for services without your knowledge. The apps, which appear legitimate, install malware into your device that can sign you up to premium paid for services without your knowledge.

Eleven dangerous Android apps that could be stealing your bank details - Daily Record

Mobile app usage, downloads, and spend surged to never-before-seen levels in the second quarter of 2020, according to the latest data from app intelligence firm…Mobile app usage, downloads, and spend surged to never-before-seen levels in the second quarter of 2020, according to the latest data from app intelligence firm App Annie.

Mobile app downloads and usage surge to record levels – Here are the most popular choices

The Joker malware is one of the most persistent threats plaguing the popular app store, according to Google, and now it’s back.The Joker malware is one of the most persistent threats plaguing the popular app store, according to Google, and now it’s back.

Malicious Joker malware for Android apps makes a comeback on PlayStore, is Google not doing enough? | Digit

Google has banned from its Play Store 11 apps for injecting malware into users’ phones, according to reports.A new variant of popular malware Joker had been discovered by researchers at cybersecurityGoogle has banned from its Play Store 11 apps for injecting malware into users’ phones, according to reports.A new variant of popular malware Joker had been discovered by researchers at cybersecurity

Google has banned 11 apps from Play Store for containing hidden malware: Report - The Hindu BusinessLine

The Government has joined forces with Google and Apple to create a new contact tracing appThe Government has joined forces with Google and Apple to create a new contact tracing app

When will the UK 'track and trace' app be ready - and how will it work?

The infamous Joker malware has struck again and has made its way into the official Google Play marketplace now. The infamous Joker malware has struck again and has made its way into the official Google Play marketplace now.

The malware is hidden in 11 apps branded 'dangerous' by the tech boffins, with devices "subscribed to premium services without their knowledge or consent." The malware is hidden in 11 apps branded 'dangerous' by the tech boffins, with devices "subscribed to premium services without their knowledge or consent."

Android users urgently warned to delete 11 dangerous apps immediately - Birmingham Live

Another incident of Android apps harming users by injecting malware on their smartphones has come to light. According to researchers at Check Point, as many as 11 apps were identified which were infected with the notorious Joker malware. Get more Technology News and Business News on Zee Business.Another incident of Android apps harming users by injecting malware on their smartphones has come to light. According to researchers at Check Point, as many as 11 apps were identified which were infected with the notorious Joker malware.

Alert! Google blocks these 11 smartphone apps – Check Full list and remove them now | Zee Business

Highlighted by Check Point, their researchers recently discovered a new variant of the Joker Dropper and Premium Dialer spyware in Google Play.Highlighted by Check Point, their researchers recently discovered a new variant of the Joker Dropper and Premium Dialer spyware in Google Play.

Joker malware attacks Android smartphone users again – These 11 malware apps are infecting Google Play Store | Technology News | Zee News

A new variant of Joker malware made it back to the Google Play Store and in 11 apps. A new variant of Joker malware made it back to the Google Play Store and in 11 apps. 

Google bans these apps for injecting malware, uninstall them right away

A new malware in a few Google Play Store applications has forced the tech giant to take them offline.These applications seemed to be legitimate but had the ability to sneak files into the users device by downloading malwareA new malware in a few Google Play Store applications has forced the tech giant to take them offline.These applications seemed to be legitimate but had the ability to sneak files into the users device by downloading malware

Android users advised to remove 11 Google Play Store apps. Check if you have any of these

Android phones are by and large the most widely used smartphones on the planet, compared to rival iOS devices. However, a string of reports has surfaced in recent months identifying all sorts of security issues in Android smartphones, including the presence of sketchy and malicious apps hidin...Android phones are by and large the most widely used smartphones on the planet, compared to rival iOS devices. However, a string of reports has surfaced in recent months identifying all sorts of se…

This security issue makes me never want to own an Android phone – BGR

The UK government is advising people to practise social distancing, but the distance varies depending on where you are.The UK government is advising people to practise social distancing, but the distance varies depending on where you are.

One metre social distancing - what does it look like? - BBC News

As the world continued to cope with the impact of the coronavirus outbreak, the second quarter of 2020 became the largest yet for mobile app downloads, usage and consumer spending. According to new data from app store intelligence firm App Annie, mobile app usage grew 40% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2020, even hitting […]As the world continued to cope with the impact of the coronavirus outbreak, the second quarter of 2020 became the largest yet for mobile app downloads, usage and consumer spending. According to new data from app store intelligence firm App Annie, mobile app usage grew 40% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2020, even hitting […]

Coronavirus impact sends app downloads, usage and consumer spending to record highs in Q2 – TechCrunch

The threat actor behind the Joker Android malware has once again succeeded to successfully slip spyware infected apps onto the Play Store, Google's official Android app store.The threat actor behind the Joker Android malware has once again succeeded to successfully slip spyware infected apps onto the Play Store, Google's official Android app store.

Joker Android malware keeps evading Google Play Store defenses

AnTuTu is a popular benchmark app. It is so popular that even manufacturers use its benchmark results to boast about how powerful their devices are. However, security concerns caused Google to remove all AnTuTu apps on the Play Store earlier this year. Now, Google is taking it a step further by blocking the app from …

Google Play Protect blocks installation of AnTuTu Benchmark app - Gizmochina

Mobile apps and game ussage surged in Q2 to the highest levels ever recorded, with games in particular scoring 14 billion downloads in the quarter.Mobile apps and game ussage surged in Q2 to the highest levels ever recorded, with games in particular scoring 14 billion downloads in the quarter.

App Annie: Mobile gamers broke app store records in Q2 2020 | VentureBeat

Another 11 apps in Google Play were infected with the notorious Joker malware to sign users up for premium subscriptions.The malware signs users up to premium subscriptions

11 Google Play apps infected with nasty Android malware: What to do | Tom's Guide

A list of these 25 apps have been removed from Google Play Store A list of these 25 apps have been removed from Google Play Store

These Android apps - downloaded over 2 million times - have been stealing your data | T3

A new variant targeted Android users to subscribe them to premium services without their consent, according to Check Point Research.A new variant targeted Android users to subscribe them to premium services without their consent, according to Check Point Research.

Joker billing fraud malware eluded Google Play security to infect Android devices - TechRepublic

Malware family that has infiltrated Play since 2017 strikes again.Malware family that has infiltrated Play since 2017 strikes again.

Google Play apps with 500,000 downloads subscribe users to costly services | Ars Technica

Malware family that has infiltrated Play since 2017 strikes again.Malware family that has infiltrated Play since 2017 strikes again.

Google Play apps with 500,000 downloads subscribe users to costly services | Ars Technica