Google Play Store provides you with an option to download many apps that you may require for entertainment or work. It contains several apps from varied categories like games, messaging applications, camera apps, and more.
However, not every Play Store app that you install is safe to use. As per a report by digit.in, around a month back several apps containing dangerous adware and data stealing malware were uncovered by cybersecurity researchers and some of these apps are still available on the Google Play Store.For the unaware, malware apps pose a threat to users' private details as they often have spyware capabilities, which means they can steal data from other apps present on your device.
According to a report by Dr Web antivirus, the adware apps and data-stealing spyware are the biggest threat to Android devices. Also Read: Nothing Phone (1) could be difficult to buy after launch, Know whyIt can be known that malware not only increases a threat to your privacy and security but also harms your phone.
As per the report by digit.in, because of an adware malware downloaded from the Google Play Store, unwanted advertisements will sneak into your phone.Read more on tech.hindustantimes.com