Poloniex Gets Fake Google Play Apps Which Steal User Funds

Researchers have unearthed a further Bitcoin virus amid warnings that CryptoShuffler had made a comeback, stealing over $140,000.

According to Russian news media resource RBC, Kaspersky and ESET antivirus researchers have discovered two apps which do not officially exist infecting users on Google Play.

The apps purport to be from cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex, despite Poloniex not actually having an app.

After download, users who enter login information find funds being stolen from their Poloniex accounts. So far, around 5,000 downloads have completed, the investigators warned…

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