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More than 300 apps in Android virus outbreak

Four seas network: Android virus outbreak, malicious advertising pop-up and application promotion, in order to achieve gray income. More than 300 apps were harassed by malicious advertisements for profit. Come and see what's going on.

Recently, a well-known security organization has detected the outbreak of Android Mobile 'parasitic push' virus. The virus can open malicious functions through reserved 'back door' cloud control, and carry out malicious advertisement pop-up and application promotion to achieve gray revenue.

At present, more than 300 well-known applications have been infected by the 'parasitic push' SDK, including many well-known applications. Hundreds of thousands of users' devices are implanted with related malicious subpackages in ROM, potentially affecting more than 20 million users.

The affected models mainly include oppo, Huawei, vivo, millet, etc. Experts suggest that mobile phones should be tested in time to remove applications with security risks.