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Google explains how it spots malicious Android apps

by Mariella Moon, Engadget

Even if they prevent Android’s Verify Apps feature from working properly

Android’s Verify Apps feature performs malware scans on newly downloaded applications to make sure they’re safe. But since some malicious apps can prevent the feature from working, the company had to find an alternative way to figure out if a phone stopped using Verify because you no longer use it or if it’s due to malware lurking in your device. Continue reading Google explains how it spots malicious Android apps