These Android apps are stealing your money. Remove them

Apps for Android is always a lottery. In the end, you never know what you’ll get when you install a particular program if even in Google Play and then penetrate all kinds of Trojans that pretend to be benign, and then infect the devices of their victims. However, even if you fall for the bait scams, never late with her to get out. The main thing — time to learn about it and to deprive the authors of malicious attack, access their credit cards, not allowing them to continue to profit from your hard earned money.

In Google Play a lot of malware. The key is to learn it in time to calculate

In Google Play has penetrated 24 apps with malware component called Joker, which lasted a few months before the catalogue moderators deleted them from there. During this time, applications downloaded nearly half a million users, some of which are probably not even aware that faced with crimeware.

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Getting on the device, Joker, requests access to the messages, to be able to confirm the transaction and then signs his victim on a paid mailing. Because the attack was focused on residents in approximately 30 countries of the world, the attackers have adapted the terms of subscription for each region separately. As a result, for users from Denmark the service to which they were signed Joker, cost them 50 quid a week, whereas for users in Germany — about 6 euros. Apparently, Russia also was among the attacked countries, but the cost of the subscription for the Russians is unknown.

Dangerous Android apps

  • Advocate Wallpaper
  • Age Face
  • Altar Message
  • Antivirus Security — Security Scan
  • Beach Camera
  • Board picture editing
  • Certain Wallpaper
  • Climate SMS
  • Collate Face Scanner
  • Cute Camera
  • Dazzle Wallpaper
  • Declare Message
  • Display Camera
  • Great VPN
  • Humour Camera
  • Ignite Clean
  • Leaf Face Scanner
  • Mini Camera
  • Plant Print scan
  • Rapid Face Scanner
  • Reward Clean
  • Ruddy SMS
  • Soby Camera
  • Spark Wallpaper

What applications should be avoided

As you can see, basically it catalogs images desktop camera apps with filters for aging. Fraudsters deliberately embedded malicious component in application, which in theory should enjoy the greatest popularity. Thus they could guarantee that their trap will get the largest number of users, some of which will not even pay attention to what cards their weekly deducted a certain amount.

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However, the removal of the above-described applications subscription, which they have designed, not canceled. For this you will need to go to Google Play, open the section “Subscriptions” to check if there are subscriptions which you certainly will not be issued. If is — quietly cancel it and rejoice as you famously beat the crooks. But if you are unfamiliar subscription is not detected, and the money is still debited, contact your Bank and to the cellular operator and ask them to cancel recurring payments. After this write-off has to stop.

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