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beware android apps google play store contain xavier malware

Network Security Tue Jun 13 2017 11:32:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)
WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- Over 800 different Android apps that have been downloaded millions of times from Google Play Store found to be infected with malicious ad library that silently collects sensitive user data and can perform dangerous operations. Dubbed "Xavier," the ma
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