Google banned 17 Apps Infected with Malware, Immediately Uninstall

Google banned 17 Apps Infected with Malware

Google has removed 17 apps from its app platform Google Play Store. Google found that these apps were infected with malware called Joker and harmful for the users and devices. There are also chances of Data theft through these applications. We request the users to Immediately Uninstall these 17 Applications Infected with Malware and banned by Google.

Recently, the California based security firm informed Google about these applications are infected with Joker Malware. It is worth noting that Joker malware is not new and even before that, through apps it has been stealing data from users. In past also, Google has removed some apps with Joker malware.

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Mainly these apps used to work as spyware which collect data of smartphones and take practice in data theft activities. These include SMS messages, contact list and device information and many more personal details. So, because of your data safety we are asking you to uninstall or remove these Google banned 17 Apps Infected with Malware from your device.

Immediately Uninstall these 17 Infected Applications

Zscaler Security has said, ‘These spyware apps were designed to steal data such as messages, contact lists, device information. Apart from this, these apps also used to sign-up to the wireless application protocol i.e. WAP service without prompting the users. However, by the time Google could remove these apps from its Play Store; these apps had downloaded more than 1.20 lakh times. Here we are providing you the list of apps that have been removed.

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If you have also installed these apps in your Android smartphone, delete it immediately. Because these are such apps which are utility based and people install them for small mobile tasks.

List of Apps which Google has Banned:

  • All Good PDF Scanner
  • Mint Leaf Message-Your Private Message
  • Unique Keyboard – Fancy Fonts & Free Emoticons
  • Tangram App Lock
  • Direct messenger
  • Private SMS
  • One Sentence Translator – Multifunctional Translator
  • Style Photo Collage
  • Meticulous scanner
  • Desire Translate
  • Talent Photo Editor – Blur focus
  • Care message
  • Part Message
  • Paper doc scanner
  • Blue scanner
  • Hummingbird PDF Converter – Photo to PDF

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Checkout the list and if you have any of it then uninstall it right away without wasting your time.

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