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170 Android cryptocurrency mining scam apps steal $350 000 from users

Over 170 mobile apps in the Android ecosystem have been identified as scam services designed to jump on the cryptocurrency bandwagon.  Lookout researchers said this week that the apps, 25 of which were hosted on Google Play, are scamming people interested in cryptocurrencies by offering cloud-based mining services.  In return for a fee, these mobile… Read More »