Droid Danger: Top 10 Android Malware Families


7. FakeDolphin

FakeDolphin, which according to Trend Micro tied with KungFu at 3 percent, is a family of Android malware that poses as a Dolphin browser, an alternative browser to Google Chrome on the Android platform. FakeDolphin contains an SMS Trojan that attempts to sign up users for premium services without their consent, Trend Micro said. Victims can be lured to download FakeDolphin through an attack website or if they browse a poorly managed third-party application repository.



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