Not out of concern for users of Android devices some malware that target them, this time comes again a malicious app named DroidDream Light (DDLIght).
DDLight is the latest variant of the previous version, Myoumet / DroidDream, and has infected more than 50 apps in the Android Market.
Some analysts had thought DDLight is a version of “lighter” than its predecessor. In fact, in reality this is more dangerous version.
ESET security vendor said in his press statement, this trojan does not require the user role to perform application startup. It takes only a phone call. When users answer, trojans automatically active and installing additional applications on the device.
Furthermore, the application will be integrated so as to commit crimes, such as data theft.
A total of 120 thousand users Android DDLight estimated to have been affected. Google also has acted to remove applications that are suspected of being infected with this malware.
DDLight adding a long list of harmful malware that attacks Android. This month alone, at least two kinds of malware has been detected, namely DroidKungFu who steal data and control the phone and send SMS Android.Smspacem functioning doomsday warning.