1+ Million Google Accounts Have been Hacked by Gooligan Malware on Android Phones, Check if you are one of them

Gooligan potentially affects devices on Android 4 (Jelly Bean, KitKat) and 5 (Lollipop), which is over 74% of in-market devices today.

Fake apps infected by Gooligan

If you have any of these apps in your mobile then you might be infected:

  • Assistive Touch
  • ballSmove_004
  • Battery Monitor
  • Beautiful Alarm
  • Best Wallpapers
  • Billiards
  • Blue Point
  • CakeSweety
  • Calculator
  • Chrono Marker
  • Clean Master
  • Clear
  • com.browser.provider
  • com.example.ddeo
  • com.fabullacop.loudcallernameringtone
  • com.so.itouch
  • Compass Lite
  • Daily Racing
  • Demm
  • Demo
  • Demoad
  • Detecting instrument
  • Dircet Browser
  • Fast Cleaner
  • Fingerprint unlock
  • Flashlight Free
  • Fruit Slots
  • gla.pev.zvh
  • Google
  • GPS
  • GPS Speed
  • HotH5Games
  • Html5 Games
  • KXService
  • Light Advanced
  • Light Browser
  • memory booste
  • memory booster
  • Memory Booster
  • Minibooster
  • Multifunction Flashlight
  • Music Cloud
  • OneKeyLock
  • Pedometer
  • Perfect Cleaner
  • phone booster
  • Puzzle Bubble-Pet Paradise
  • QPlay
  • SettingService
  • Shadow Crush
  • Simple Calculator
  • Slots Mania
  • Small Blue Point
  • Smart Touch
  • SmartFolder
  • Snake
  • StopWatch
  • Swamm Browser
  • System Booster
  • Talking Tom 3
  • TcashDemo
  • Test
  • tub.ajy.ics
  • UC Mini
  • Virtual
  • Weather
  • Wifi Accelerate
  • WiFi Enhancer
  • Wifi Master
  • Wifi Speed Pro
  • YouTube Downloader
  • youtubeplayer
  • แข่งรถสุดโหด
  • 小白点
  • 清理大师

To check if your Google account is breached visit the following link and enter your email address:

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If your account has been breached, the following steps are required:

  1. A clean installation of an operating system on your mobile device is required (a process called “flashing”). As this is a complex process, we recommend powering off your device and approaching a certified technician, or your mobile service provider, to request that your device be “re-flashed.”
  2. Change your Google account passwords immediately after this process.

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 December 06, 2016 at 07:31PM

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