Security Alert: Malicious Android App Created to Steal Cryptocurrency

Security Alert: Malicious Google Play Store App Created to Steal Cryptocurrency | CryptoGlobe

Cybersecurity firm, ESET has issued a warning against a malicious app, available on the Google Play Store, that is reportedly stealing users’ cryptocurrency. As explained in an official blog post (by WeLiveSecurity), cryptocurrency addresses consist of long strings of alphanumeric characters. In most cases, users copy and paste the addresses when filling out invoices and conducting transactions.