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Android Malware Steals 1,000 Euros In Around 5 Seconds Via PayPal

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Another malware discovered in November masked as a battery enhancement application—called Android Optimization is as of late been brought into highlight to have been customized in such a way so as to send 1,000 euros to cyberthieves by means of PayPal in around 5 seconds and all this without the user being able to stop it.


The malware is being circulated by third party applications therefore making it unavailable in the official Google Play Store.


The malware is depicted as one to sagaciously exploit Google's Accessibility Services, intended to assist individuals with disabilities, to trick users into giving the hackers some control of the phone.


After the malware approaches the user for authorization to "Enable Statistics "in the wake of being installed this empowers the cybercriminals to take control of the phone remotely when the user opens certain applications, for the most part some being: PayPal, Google Play, WhatsApp, Skype, Viber, Gmail, and some other...(continued)
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