Now the dangerous SharkBot malware has returned to the Google Play Store again. This time it has entered the room of fake cleaner apps and antivirus apps. According to the report, this virus is trying to steal the banking information of users in the country.
Through which apps does this virus enter?
- mr. Phone Cleaner
- Kylhavy Mobile Security
It is worth noting that both apps have more than 60 thousand downloads from the Play Store. According to media reports, this virus was created for the purpose of targeting users in Australia, Germany, Spain, Poland, Austria and America. These apps ask users to install malware on the smartphone as a fake update for antivirus apps. According to the report, there are two Sharkbot Dopper apps active in the Google Play Store. Each of these has 10K and 50K installs.
It also tells about the virus that intercepts the SMS by stealing keystrokes. In addition, by fraudulently transferring money using an automated money transfer system, these apps can break into your phone and make you pauper.