2 malicious apps removed from 1 from the Google Play Store

2 malicious apps removed from 1 from the Google Play Store

Advertisements are profitable for smartphone app developers with every click. These banners annoy users more than anything else. Obsessive ads often run in the background, drain the battery, and consume mobile traffic.

2 malicious apps removed from 1 from the Google Play Store

However, two mobile applications – Sun Pro Beauty Camera and Funny Sweet Beauty Selfie Camera went much further. They show ads, request access to the microphone, allowing you to listen to everything that happens near the phone. In addition, programs require a number of other permissions with permanent access.

Sun Pro Beauty Camera entered the market in September 2017. Over the two years of existence in the Play Market, the application has been downloaded more than a million times. Funny Sweet Beauty Selfie Camera appeared in July this year and has been downloaded 500,000 times to date.

2 malicious apps removed from 1 from the Google Play Store

In both cases, applications are the only products of the developer. Unfortunately, they managed to pass the Google Play Market security check.

Today, both applications are removed from the Google Play Store, but it is recommended that those who have already installed them on their devices uninstall the applications.

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