Attention Android users! Remove these 8 apps from your smartphone immediately, otherwise there will be a big loss

Android smartphone user alert! If you use Android smartphone, then there is news of work for you. Recently, information about malware (virus) has come in some apps. These apps have been removed from the Google Play Store. Viruses can give you a big blow through these apps. Recently, some apps were removed from Google Play Store by the company, because malware (virus) named Joker was found in them. This virus used to collect data through apps in the smartphone and automatically enabled premium subscription of a service. Smartphone users were not aware of this and money was deducted from their account.

According to a recent report by Quick Heal Security Labs, Joker malware has once again been found in 8 apps. After reporting this app has been removed from play store. In the last three years, many Joker malware apps have been seen on the Google Play Store, which Google has been removing from time to time.

Here are 8 apps

  • Auxiliary Message
  • Fast Magic SMS
  • Free CamScanner
  • Super Message
  • Element Scanner
  • Go Messages
  • Travel Wallpapers
  • Super SMS

Joker is a type of Torjan virus

Associate website BGR quoted Quick Heal Security Labs as saying that Joker is a type of Torjan virus that can access the device’s SMS messages, contact list and device information. This virus is mainly in contact with the advertisement website and can enable premium subscription in the user’s phone. According to the latest report of Quick Heal, these apps ask the user to access the notifications. As soon as they get access to the notification data, they get access to the contacts through the SMS app of the user.

As soon as the user gives permission to these apps, it can also access phone calls etc. These malware keep on transferring user information to hackers after coming into the phone. According to Cyber ​​Security Lab, these apps enter into the phone through the user’s smartphone’s wallpaper app, message app etc. and share the user’s personal information. In such a situation, if you have these apps in your smartphone, then it is better to remove them.

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