Google has banned 8 apps on the Playstore. These apps are about cryptocurrency mining, which used to harm the users. If these apps are present in your phone, then remove them.
Google has banned 8 dangerous apps on the Playstore. These apps were being used by hackers for their personal gains. For this, he was doing this to trap the users and steal their personal information. Users can check their smartphone, if these apps are present in their phone, then delete them immediately.
According to a report by security firm Trend Micro, hackers used to show advertisements to users with the help of these 8 apps. Along with this, users were being implicated with things like paying an average of $ 15 (about Rs 1115) every month for the subscription service.
The security firm has informed Google about these apps, similarly Google has removed these 8 apps from the Playstore. Google has removed these apps, but people whose phones have these apps should also remove these apps.
Google has banned these 8 apps
BitFunds – Crypto Cloud Mining
Bitcoin Miner – Cloud Mining
Bitcoin (BTC) – Pool Mining Cloud Wallet
Crypto Holic – Bitcoin Cloud Mining
Daily Bitcoin Rewards – Cloud Based Mining System
MineBit Pro – Crypto Cloud Mining & btc miner
Ethereum (ETH) – Pool Mining Cloud
The report said that there are still more than 120 fake cryptocurrency mining apps available online. The report also mentions that these cryptocurrency mining apps do not have mining features and trick users into viewing ads in the apps. Let us tell you that from July last year to July this year, more than 4500 users have been affected by this.