New Android malware infects 620,000 Chinese users
NQ Mobile, a mobile security provider, has revealed a new form of Android malware, called ‘Bill Shocker’, which has infected 620,000 Chinese Droid users.
The threat carried by the malware was SMS spamming from victims’ phones, remote control of devices and collecting personal information, and in various cases subverting users’ text contract quotas, leading to further charges.
The malware was found using NQ Mobile’s RiskRanker cloud scanning engine. NQ Mobile has issued an alert...