Two Android apps mining Bitcoins without any notice are discovered

The company Trend Micro has discovered that two applications for Android, which have millions of users, are used for calculations in the background of Bitcoin mining cryptocurrency, without being announced.

The names of the applications are ‘Songs’ and ‘Prize’. The first one is still available in Google Play. Both of them do not warn the users of the type of tasks performed in the background or while the phones are being charged.

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