SharkBot Malware appears on Google PlayStore in the guise of a cleaner app

  • Wrapped as Mister Phone Cleaner and Kylhavy Mobile Security apps, a malware is making the rounds on Google PlayStore. This malware affects banking and crypto-related apps.
  • The malware called the SharkBot dropper is used to infect user devices once it is installed. Alberto Segura, a malware analyst, has tweeted about this resurgence of malicious software to alert Android users.