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Muhammad Balasubramanium

Muhammad Balasubramanium

Asked on 12 January, 2019

Were users in India also affected?

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The true scale of the malware's impact remains unknown, including information on how many users in India were impacted.

Aradhya Lobo

Aradhya Lobo

Asked on 12 January, 2019

Were other Alcatel models also affected

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Going by Upstream's report, only Pixi 4 and A3 Max, and users who downloaded the program from Play Store were affected by the malware.

Diya Powar

Diya Powar

Asked on 12 January, 2019

What about other apps made by TCL on Play Store?

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Upstream didn't notice any background activity from other TCL apps on Google Play Store, which suggests they are not malware infected.

Trisha Trivedi

Trisha Trivedi

Asked on 12 January, 2019

Is BlackBerry also owned by TCL?

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Yes. But, the issue doesn't affect BlackBerry phone users unless they downloaded the weather app in question

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