Android malware which self-downloads is targeting users in the UK, US and France.
"KSClean" An Android app available in the playstore that downloads itself via malicious advertisements posted on forums is targeting users in the UK, US and France.
|300 users in UK, US and France have downloaded the first of two apps that are part of a malvertising campaign|
Once if you install the app, Displays a fake system updates message pop-up in which the only option presented to the user is to select the "OK" button, forcing the user to accept the message. Once if you click OK,
It auto-downloads an Android APK to users who are accessing the forum website from their Android smartphones and which will automatically be redirecting the user to the forums like "GodLikeProductions".
The main problem with this Android app is that this APK register itself as Android receiver it gains administrative right which makes it impossible to remove from the phone. If a user tries to delete it manually it registered event “DEVICE_ADMIN_DISABLED” triggers the malware which causes the phone to freezes.
Then what's ur opinion?
If u found this app in playstore plz share link in comment and make spread this words to stop installing this deadliest malware