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Malware based on open source Kotlin language discovered lurking in Google Play

Google has been doing a lot of work to shore-up Android and the Play Store, but inevitably with such an open platform there's bound to be malware that keeps attempting to get through. Naturally, mobile anti-virus software can shield Android devices, but if Kotlin is used to create fresh malware, there … Anti-malware Google Alert – […]

Malware based on open source Kotlin language discovered lurking in Google Play

MALWARE BASED on the open source Kotlin programming language for Android has been found lurking in the Google Play Store. Trend Micro researchers discovered a malicious app named Swift Cleaner on Google's Play Store, noting it contained code that allows it to sign up Android users to … Anti-malware Google Alert – Malware