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Amongst the PCs running pirated software, 84 percent of the machines were in some way affected by malware which could be anything from trojans to viruses. On most occasions, these PCs are sold through cheap deals and come bundled with free software that run suspicious activities which users are unaware of.
Over 25.4 percent of smartphone users suffered from porn-disguised malware attacks in 2017.
The trojan imitates 232 Android mobile banking apps including the likes of SBI, HDFC etc.
According to Kaspersky, a cyber security firm, around 4,800 users in 47 countries are reported to bit hit by this malware.
As per Kaspersky, many in India may have been affected by the malware.
Most of the Burrp users who have been impacted by this attack are based in the US and India.
However, Symantec added that threats targeting Apple devices remains quite low compared to Windows in the desktop space and Android in the mobile sector.
Malwarebytes security app arrives for free to prevent the malware, trojans and other malicious codes from taking over control on the Android devices.
The Trojan transmits via a message that seems harmless enough to most users.
A loophole found with app verification process could let hacker gain control of the Android device and data.