- Trend Micro claims to find spyware on Google Play Store.
- Some of them have nearly 100,000 downloads.
- India has most affected users in the world.
Japan-based IT security company Trend Micro has claimed that it has discovered spyware on Google Play Store that has been stealing users’ personal information. The firm says that some spyware apps have been downloaded over 100,000 times by users, and claims that India is the most affected country in the world. The spyware (detected as ANDROIDOS_MOBSTSPY) disguised itself as legitimate Android applications and these apps were available for download on Google Play in 2018.