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Be careful! Some Android apps use data without your knowledge

Wednesday - November 13, 2019 11:30 am , Category : BUSINESS
Save smartphone from dangerous android apps
Save smartphone from dangerous android apps

Instantly uninstall these 7 dangerous apps from your smartphone! 

NOV 13 (WTN) - Smartphone users in India have grown rapidly since the Internet revolution. In 2015, the number of smartphone users in India was around 200 million. But in 2016, after Reliance Jio launched the internet revolution in India, the number of smartphone users increased rapidly and in 2019, the number of smartphone users in India has reached close to 37 crores. That is it is clear that in India, so many people have smartphones that do not even have the population of many countries. 

Various types of apps downloaded in the smartphone can easily do a lot of work for the users. The tasks that used to take hours to be done, nowadays the same tasks are easily done through apps. But for your information, let us know that many such apps found on Google Play Store are said fake. The use of these apps can cause financial loss to the user. 

From time to time, there are many such reports, which clears about which apps of Google Play Store are dangerous and can be harmful for the user. In this link, the news of dangerous virus has been revealed in 7 Android apps on the Google Play Store. What are these 7 apps, in which dangerous viruses have been found and how these apps are dangerous for users, let us give you detailed information about this?

For your information, let us know that 7 such fake apps have been found on the Google Play Store, in which a dangerous virus has been found. Researchers from a security company named ‘Wandera’ have discovered seven such apps on the Google Play store that used to control users' phones. Although these seven apps have been created by three different developers, these seven apps work in the same way and control the user's phone without their knowledge.

The seven apps that have been found to contain dangerous malware that controls the phone include Super Bright LED Flashlight, an application created by the PumpApp developer, while the developer named LizotMitis has created three apps and these names are Magnifier, Magnifying Glass with Flashlight And Super-bright Flashlight. The third developer iSoft LLC has created three apps, namely Alarm Clock, Calculator, and Free Magnifying Glass. 

After finding out about the malware of these apps, Google has removed these apps from the Play Store. But for the users who have downloaded these apps, it is advisable to immediately install these apps from your smartphone and then use Antivirus, so that the smartphone can avoid dangerous malware.

For your information, let us know that once these apps were installed, these apps used to install malware apps on the smartphone. The malware that these apps were installed is not visible to the user and this malware proves to be very dangerous for smartphones. This type of malware also drains the battery of the smartphone quickly and these apps do suspicious work using data. So if you have 7 apps installed above in your smartphone, then install them today. 

Apart from this, a warning has also been issued recently for another dangerous app for Android users. For your information, let us know that an app has been spotted on the Google Play Store, which can even debit the bank account of the users. New research by the Secure-D team has found an app named 'ai.type' that can buy premium digital services without user permission. This app works so cleverly that its information is not known to the user that he has purchased a premium content service and the money of that service is deducted from his account.

In such a situation, we recommend that you to download only those apps which are of your use from the Google Play Store. Never download any app without need. Also, apps that are downloaded in the smartphone, keep updating them from time to time. Not only this, keep collecting information from time to time about the apps which are downloaded on your smartphone, whether any malware has been reported in any of those apps. Remember that the more alert and clever you are in the use of apps in smartphones, the more you will stay away from the consequences of dangerous apps.