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Other Android malware families that managed to reach the Google Play

according to Other Android malware families that managed to reach the Google Play Store include BankBot, Charger, HummingBad, Viking Horde, DressCode and CallJam.
The last step involves Skinner checking if the app it launches from was installed from the Google Play Store.
Named Skinner, this new adware family has managed to impress security researchers, who said it featured a level of complexity not encountered in most Adware adware families.
Skinner spotted in only one appAccording to Check Point, the good news is that researchers spotted Skinner in only one Google Play Store app, that had a maximum of 10,000 users.
Skinner shows ads based on app categoriesIf everything checks out, Skinner will enter the typical behavioral pattern of Android malware.

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The top-selling Google Play Store content of all time is exactly what you think it is

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Google’s Play Store was first released five years ago today, on March 6th, 2012.
To celebrate, Google released a roundup of the best selling apps, games, movies, music, and books in the US since its launch.
Bruno Mars – Uptown Funk Pharrell Williams – HappyTop Selling AlbumsTop Selling MoviesTop Selling Books
Notably, many of the songs, albums, and movies are all recent releases, which speaks both to the popularity of that content, but also to increased Android growth (and therefore, Play Store usage) in recent years.
If you’ve consumed any culture or downloaded an app in the last five years, the results probably won’t surprise you.

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