Hackers are the one find new ways to tease the people and this time they made an attack on Android users and the ransom known as Leaker Locker.
This is the new malware virus exist in the modern world and the people using an Android smartphone should need to be careful because hackers will hack the personal information including photos, text messages, and many others to their family members.
This time hackers made a new way to earn money from the innocent people as they claim to hack the personal information including Facebook text messages, website histories, GPS locations, email correspondence and anything that is stored on the mobile phone of the victim.
They threaten the people and request for money and if you are ignoring them then they will leak all the personal information to their family contacts and all other contacts.
The new type of malware virus was detected in two apps of Google Play store including ‘Wallpapers Blur HD’ and ‘Booster & Cleaner Pro’ claim by cyber security firm known as McAfee.
The innocent people that never knows about these apps download them to their smartphone and when they download they receive a popup message to their mobile phone stated that your personal data is stolen and secure in a server.
‘You need to pay $50 to secure your data in less than 72 hours and if you are unable to send the payment then this personal data becomes public and shared by all the contacts to your mobile phone’
These hackers are quite serious towards the people privacy and state the message that this data never delete from our server unless you pay for them and even powering off or breaking your smartphone never delete data stored in our cloud’.
Later a message will appear on the screen of the smartphone stating that your privacy is at danger as payment is not yet received and this message will threaten the people to made payment.
If the victim will make the payment then a message appears that your data is now secured and deleted from our server.
The security experts told that hackers are able to access the Google Chrome history, random contacts, text messages, picking a picture from camera and device information and their claims are overblown.
Google has deleted both apps from the play store to avoid a horrible accident in the future and security experts added that Google needs to aware of malicious apps and launched an investigation.