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The server then instructs the app to hide its icon to prevent deletion and tells which ads to display over which apps.

Checkpoint's on the malware warns it shows pornographic ads which would obscure the actual game, including one featuring a picture of Kim Kardashian - fittingly, the code is called AdultSwine. They further went on to thank Check Point for their work in keeping their apps safe. The bug also leads user towards signing up for premium services that charge the user's account for their services.

Upon investigation, Google said that none of the malicious apps were part of its Family collection, nor were the ads from Google. "Along with encouraging users to download scareware and pay for premium services, "AdultSwine' also stole credentials", the Check Point researchers noted".

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Another course of action the malicious app pursues is scaring users into installing unnecessary and possibly harmful "security" apps. Google Play is the only way to download and install applications on Android devices without changing the device's application setting to "allow the installation of non-market applications".

Fortunately, Google has already removed the fake malware-laced Swift Cleaner app from the Google Play Store.

According to the reports of Financial Times, among those affected app some were very popular in children for gaming like Five Nights Survival Craft and McQueen Car Racing Game, and majority had over 1 million downloads.

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Attempting to trick users into installing fake "security apps".

Malicious code named "AdultSwine" was hidden in the affected apps, as Check Point Researchers discovered. "In fact, the percentage of apps blacklisted by RiskIQ in the Google Play store has decreased, falling to a low of 4 percent in Q3 after reaching a high of 8 percent in Q2". But for precaution, Google said that it will display a strong warning for anyone who tries to download the app now.

"Developers [have] reported unexpected latency between when a user installs a mobile app and when the corresponding Wear app is installed via multi-APK on Wear 1.0 devices", Lam stated in a Google+ post.

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