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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 12 August 2017 - 03:00 PM

Apps Infected With SonicSpy Spyware Removed From Google Play
by Tom Spring August 11, 2017 , 1:47 pm

Three messaging apps in the Google Play store contained spyware called SonicSpy. According to researchers, the spyware also infected more than 1,000 additional apps hosted at third-party Android app stores.

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https://threatpost.c...le-play/127406/

 

 



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Posted 13 August 2017 - 06:34 PM

Another related article:

 

Privacy warning: Android apps infected with SonicSpy spyware can record audio

By Mark Wycislik-Wilson
2017-08-13

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Security researchers from Lookout are warning about raft of spyware-infected apps that have been found in Google Play. Seemingly connected to Iraq, more than a thousand apps hve been found to include SonicSpy spyware.

For more information have a look at:
https://betanews.com...ndroid-spyware/