‘RootSmart’ Malware Affects On 10,000+ Android Smartphones
Malware on mobile platform has become a big issue, now a new malware has been found for Android, it shows affects between 10,000-30,000 Android phones daily. Its name is RootSmart, it becomes a part of larger botnet that assists the developer makes thousands of dollars in cash daily. Really dangers malware for your Android smartphone.
It works by downloading with a legit app from an Android Market alternative, when the download end, it downloads GingerBreak to root on Android 2.3 Gingerbread, gets information from the device and operate as a Zombie. If you don’t live in China you need to be anxious about it, the reason, it’s on Chinese wireless networks only, and doesn’t exist in Android Market yet.