Studies showing that more than 8%Android disclose user’s personal information
According foreign media reports security firm Dasient 10,000 Android application is studied, found over 8% application to computer transfer not authorized user’s profile it. These malicious pieces designed to control the user’s Smartphone. For example, 11 apps automatically contacts with address book to send text messages to the user. If the user needs to pay for text messages, the user, without the knowledge of it may be possible to pay huge bills.
Dasient, Chief Technology Officer of nier·dasiwanni (Neil Daswani) said that in the past 2 years, malicious Android application has increased 1 time. User may visit quietly install malicious pieces.
Android Market not review application submitted by flooding a large Android application is malicious reasons.
Despite the developers having to wait for the application is approved, but this has to be at the expense of users to share the burden. As not to take the most basic measures to ensure that the application is not malicious, if current trends do not change, Android Market within the next two years will be filled with a large number of malicious.
In addition to the user’s personal information, the malicious and often leaked phones IMEI code (international mobile equipment identification number) and IMSI code (international mobile subscriber identification number). This information was leaked, the criminals can easily replicate the user’s SIM card, or bulk sale of information to an illegal organization.