Thousands of users have downloaded the Google Play games with the virus
The Google Play some games contain malicious software that help attackers steal players their accounts on Facebook. Virus experts have found the company ESET.
Malicious applications proved popular games and Cowboy Adventure Jump Chess, downloaded more than half a million times. Remarkably, throughout the game in full compliance with the original, except that when you start the player is invited to enter a login and password from Facebook-account to get into the standings. Thus the information from the form to the remote malicious server over a secure connection. So in some way, and the attackers gained access to many of the village.
At the moment, both applications have been removed from Google Play, and the number of victims is not yet known, because not all enter their data in the proposed form.
To your attention a few rules that should guide every user Andoid:
- Download applications only from legitimate sites, which control the content;
- Before installation read reviews from other players and see reytig;
- Install an antivirus to your device.