In the Google Play App Store, there are still applications that can steal user data. In this respect, Google finally sat down, decided to make a big effort to renovate.
It is understood that a software called “Sonicspy” can steal user’s personal data from the mobile phone, and also can record audio, take pictures with the camera, call and send text messages.
The Gospel of Android: Google is aggressively tackling the theft of user data applications
In addition, this type of application is often disguised as a message application, the average user can not be identified. Such applications can steal personal privacy information such as call logs, contacts, wireless access points, and so on.
What’s more, after the user installs the related application, for example Sonicspy, it can automatically delete the icon in the application list, and secretly downloads the installation series malicious application in the background, thus allowing the attacker to gain control over the device.
Google said it had already put in place apps and that the follow-up would strengthen management. However, most domestic users will be able to avoid this situation.