You should be more careful when downloading the apps if you are using an Android device. In the face of ever-increasing cybercrime, there are many applications that can empty your bank account in a matter of seconds. One mistake can turn you into a pauper if you download malware for Android apps.
Over 3 lakh dangerous apps were downloaded by users
Researchers have found that banking Trojan malware can be found in apps that have been downloaded over 3 lakh times. Among the applications that are not always safe, cybersecurity researchers at ThreatFabric cite document scanners, QR code readers, fitness trackers, and cryptocurrency trading platforms. It is possible for them to steal user passwords, two-factor authentication codes, screenshots, etc.
These apps could potentially hack your account if you have downloaded them to your phone.
- Two Factor Authenticator
- Master Scanner Live
- QR Scanner 2021
- PDF Document Scanner – Scan to PDF
- QR CreatorScanner
- Gym and Fitness Trainer
- PDF Document Scanner
- QR Scanner
- Protection Guard
As a result of ThreatFabric’s complaint to Google, it believes that it will be able to remove all the malicious apps from the Google Play Store.
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