Joker Malware Containing App Downloaded Half Million Times from Google Play Store

Mobile security research firm Pradeo has discovered the infamous Joker malware in an Android app named Color Message. This highly dangerous app has over 500,000 downloads. As for the Joker malware, it is assumed that it has been active for at least two years. Pradeo reports that the Joker malware is categorized as a Fleeceware. The main activity of this malware is to simulate clicks and intercept SMS in order to subscribe to unwanted premium paid services without the knowledge of the user.

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Bank Credentials Stealing Apps Were Reportedly Downloaded 300,000 Times on Google Play Store

According to reports published by ThreatFabric, android apps on Google Play Store which stole banking details had more than 300,000 downloads by unsuspecting users. These seemingly harmless apps masqueraded as QR scanners, cryptocurrency wallets, and PDF scanners, and maliciously stole sensitive financial data. User details like passwords, two-factor authentication codes, users’ logged keystrokes, and much more ended up getting stolen by these apps which mainly fall under four families of malware, namely Anatsa, Alien, Hydra, and Ermac. Google has been trying to combat this issue with their introduction of a number of restrictions which are aimed at curbing the distribution of such apps. This, in turn, has prompted the development of ingenious methods of bypassing Google Play Store security restrictions by the minds behind these malwares.

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Top 5 Footwear Apps For Android 2021

Shopping for footwear requires a lot of thought. Since you wear it every day you must choose it in a way that your footwear goes with most of your clothes. And if that doesn’t work you just have to buy specific shoes with each of your dresses, and that is almost next to impossible. Also, different people like different kinds of shoes. Some like sports shoes, some prefer more fashionable shoes with heels, some prefer boots and so on. Also, you might get different shoes for different occasions. At times, it is difficult to find all these different kinds of shoes in one place. Here you bring before you our top 5 picks of footwear apps.

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Top 5 Video Conferencing Apps For iOS And Android

The covid-19 pandemic has shifted everything from offline to online. Be it Work-from-home, online classes, or online meetings, video conferencing is the need of the hour. We cannot go out and meet our friends, we video call them instead. We cannot go to school, classes are taken online. Here we have brought together the top 5 video conferencing apps that are literally a savior in these times.

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Link Claiming To Change WhatsApp To Pink Color Is A Virus

A new virus strain has been found which tricks the users by sending itself in the form of a link that claims to turn WhatsApp pink in color. Cyber experts have warned the users to not click on this link.

The link claims to be an official update from WhatsApp and if the users click on it then their phone will be hacked and they might lose entry to their WhatsApp, cybersecurity officials have said.

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Data Leaked Of Over 10 Crore MobiKwik Users

Rajshekhar Rajaharia, an independent security researcher reported that the data of over 10 crore MobiKwik users is open for purchase on a hacker forum on the darknet. The famous French cybersecurity expert, Elliot Anderson aka Robert Baptiste on Monday further supported Rajaharia’s report and said it was the biggest KYC data leak to date.

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Latest Android App Deals: Star Wars KOTOR, Cultist Simulator, More

You can now avail the best and latest Android app deals. A 50% price drop on Star Wars KOTOR is expected, since Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords gets announced officially for Android as we speak. Cultist Simulator, 9th Dawn III RPG, Gamebook Adventures, Sir Questionnaire, and more are the other deals with recent price drops along with this. Read More

Check Out The Best Android App Deals: Love You To Bits, Bring You Home And A Lot More

A compiled list of the best Android game and app deals in recent times is now made available for you.The day’s most remarkable price drops on apps from Google Play and beyond happens to be the Hisense’s Android-powered 65-inch 4K TV at $200 off.Love You to Bits, Bring You Home, Knots Live Wallpaper, Equalizer FX Pro, and more are the ones involved in the present collection. Here are the best Android app deals at the moment: Read More

Discord In The Works To Launch Screen Share For Android

Earlier this year, users got to know that Discord was planning to bring its screen sharing feature to Android users. Back then, users had spotted new strings highlighting the feature in a Canary release of Discord’s desktop client. The strings revealed to users that the feature would soon allow them to share their Android device’s screen with friends. Unfortunately, the feature was in a very early stage of development back then. Finally, the feature is available for beta testers running Discord for Android version 48.2 or higher. Read More

YouTube Music Rolls Out New Personalization Features For Playlists And More

YouTube Music has planned to launch the new personalization features which come alongside high-level filters. This will allow users to customize not only the homepage but also “My Mixes”. YouTube Music has added 4 new filters at the very top of the homepage: Workout, Focus, Relax, and Commute. Upon clicking on the activity bar, the feed refreshes with personalized recommendations and playlists for the selected “everyday” task. Read More