New Andorid Malware

If you suddenly see a “Google Play” icon on your Androiod phone, beware that it could be the act of a new virus.

If you click on the icon you may go the genuine Google Play store so that you may not realize that this is a malware.

In the background the malware will work as a DDOS agent and sends out information about your device to a Command and Control center. Subsequently the command and Control center will establish a line of communication through messages to control the activities on the phone.

The trojan may use your phone to either launch a DDOS attack or to send out messages. Needless to say that you will be paying the cost of such malicious messages and also open ypurself to the charge of a Cyber Crime activity.

Be sure that you have an effective mobile security working in your phone to mitigate this risk. More Info


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About Vijayashankar Na

Naavi is a veteran Cyber Law specialist in India and is presently working from Bangalore as an Information Assurance Consultant. Pioneered concepts such as ITA 2008 compliance, Naavi is also the founder of Cyber Law College, a virtual Cyber Law Education institution. He now has been focusing on the projects such as Secure Digital India and Cyber Insurance
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