September 27, 2022

Google has removed 13 applications from its Play Store. Actually, it was being told that the application was installing malware in the device, after which Google decided to remove them. According to the information, most of these are gaming apps which have been downloaded in about 5,60,000 Android devices. Giving information about this, ESET Security Researcher Lucas Stefanco has also tweeted. In his tweet, Stefanco has also given information about these apps.

There are some applications like truck cargo simulator, extreme car driving, hyper car driving simulator, which have been accused of installing malware. Stefanco said in his tweet that there are 2 apps in these apps which were listed in the trending section in Google Play Store. Apart from this, a special thing has also come to light that all these deleted apps have been developed by developer Luizo O Pinto.

It is being told that this app used to inspire to install APK Game Center. According to media reports, after installing the APK, this app used to hide itself and display ads when the device was unlocked.