Google Removes Around 500 Apps From Its Play Store
Google Removes Around 500 Apps From Its Play Store

The search engine Google has recently removed 500 apps from its Play Store. Apart from this, some mobile games have also been removed. 

The US cyber security firm has told about the possibility of spreading spyware to five hundred apps on Google PlayStore. This information has been removed from the Play Store while taking action through Google.

According to the security firm, these apps include online radio, photo editing, fitness and an app like a home video camera. Research is insecure due to the pre-inserted advertising development kit, the main reason for such an event occurs because of which the data reaches the server.

Researchers were checking SDKs, which contained an app that was downloading a secure file from the server. The app maker did not know about this. After detection, this has been removed from Google Play Store. 

Let's tell you, Google Play Store is an open platform, where any developer can create his account and put his app. 

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