Malware Found in Android Apps

It looks like the bad guys are at it already.  Users love the Android OS because of the openness, but that openness also makes it vulnerable to malware.  The malware was discovered apparently in pirated versions of legitimate apps.

Google removed at least 50 free apps from its store, but not before as many as 200,000 infected apps had been downloaded.

Read more.

http://www.darkreading.com/security-services/167801101/security/attacks-breaches/229300070/index.html

http://www.androidpolice.com/2011/03/01/the-mother-of-all-android-malware-has-arrived-stolen-apps-released-to-the-market-that-root-your-phone-steal-your-data-and-open-backdoor/

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