Global: Fake Mobile Cryptocurrency Wallet Apps Found on Google Play Store

Ethereum World News

A recent discovery shows the presence of phony cryptocurrency wallets found on the Google Play Store. The fight against malicious apps seems not to be ending any time soon. According to The Next Web, European cybersecurity researcher, Lukas Stefanko, discovered that four fake virtual currency apps claimed to offer wallet services for NEO, MetaMask, and Tether. Further findings by Stefanko revealed that the fake apps divided into two groups – phishing and plain counterfeit wallets.

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