Watch Out! That Android System Update May Contain A Powerful Spyware
A powerful spyware masquerades itself as a System Update application can hijack your Android devices.

Watch Out! That Android System Update May Contain A Powerful Spyware

At first I thought they’d discovered invasive Google telemetry in the Android System app. Just FYI, this is talking about spyware disguising itself as a system app.

I see that hackernews is still publishing clickbait news articles. In other news the world keeps spinning.

What a misleading caption. You’re safe as long as you’re not installing random APK files from shady sites.

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