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Lumia 4 Dec 12
Do you have an Android malware horror story? Reply with with your best/worst story and we may have a get-well present for you.
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Chris Chavez
Aunt has an Android. When I looked at her homescreen, it was FILLED with spam icons linking to malware sites.
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Android Central 4 Dec 12
. Hi, Chris. What phone does your aunt have? We can help her with it here: /
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Lauren Salazar 4 Dec 12
Aw, being all proactive and helpful :) WTG Android Central
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Chris Chavez 5 Dec 12
@OhSlutButter Well, my aunt has no idea how to vet apps from the Play Store. It's kinda silly that she has to, don't you think?
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Derrick Simmons 5 Dec 12
and how do you think the links got there in the first place?
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InAParallelUniverse 5 Dec 12
I remember there was a "Vibrator" app which comes with spam and malware sites. check if she has it :P
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zaraki921 5 Dec 12
just wait until these guys make a phone and get her one! But seriously et tu Chavez?
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Chris Chavez 5 Dec 12
She needs a Nabi Phone :p
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Tony Toepfer 5 Dec 12
That sounds like user idiocy, not DroidRage
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Chris Chavez 5 Dec 12
Not everyone knows to be careful with what they download from the Google Play Store. For some people, it's just a phone.
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Ben Carson 5 Dec 12
Then she probably has malware on her PC. Odds are it's running Windows. Is the problem the OS, or is it the user?
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Chris Chavez 5 Dec 12
Well, the fact that seemingly legitimate apps downloaded from the Google Play Store are installing adware on her device..
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Chris Chavez 5 Dec 12
Sounds like it's Google's problem and they should fix it.
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S. J. Martin 5 Dec 12
Pro-tip, hes lying, or doesn't understand what spam is.
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