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How to avoid apps like these?

Asked 2018-12-26 16:02:39 by Shaurya Trivedi

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The best way is to have an anti-virus installed and check apps thoroughly before downloading, especially when they're from new developers. Look at reviews, ratings, description, even website of the app's developer.

Can such apps steal money?

Asked 2018-12-26 16:02:39 by Angel Dasgupta

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Yes, they can. They can have malware, which can prompt you to download an app to get full features. Once that's installed, it can compromise your phone and the data on it.

What are best anti-virus apps for phones?

Asked 2018-12-26 16:02:39 by Rajesh Sengupta

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There are many anti-virus apps and the best include some premium options from Kaspersky and Quick Heal.

What is Google doing about such apps?

Asked 2018-12-26 16:02:39 by Angel Balasubramanium

Answered by NewsBytes

Google is always taking steps to prevent such apps from showing up on the store at the first place. But, considering the scale of the platform, every now and then a few apps slip-in, which is a problem the search giant has to address.

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