Posted by: David Harley | October 20, 2017

Symantec: Sockbot malware on Google Play

Softpedia: Sockbot Malware Found in Eight Android Apps Published on Google Play

“Apps infected with malware have once again made it to the Google Play store, and security company Symantec warns that they’ve been installed on at least 600,000 devices.”

Symantec: Android malware on Google Play adds devices to botnet – Symantec has found eight apps infected with the Sockbot malware on Google Play that can add compromised devices to a botnet and potentially perform DDoS attacks.

David Harley

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